Former captain of the English cricket team who played domestically for Western Province, Northamptonshire, and Orange Free State.
He made his Currie Cup debut with Western Province as an 18-year-old in 1973.
He published an autobiography called The Silence of the Lamb in 1996.
His father Micky was a journeyman bowler.
He and English TV presenter Rav Wilding have both appeared on celebrity versions of The Weakest Link.