Former left arm medium bowler for England who won the Priestley Cup in 1983, and became a Test selector for England in the 1990's.
He scored 100 out of his team's 159 runs in his List A debut.
He became the third player to be capped by three counties (Yorkshire, Nottinghamshire, and Derbyshire).
He has two sons and a daughter with is wife Gloria.
He and fast bowler Morne Morkel have both played county cricket for Yorkshire.