Cricket batsman for Western Australia from 1991 to 2006, Australian Test Player of the Year in 2005.
He was selected for the Australian Cricket Academy in Adelaide in 1990.
He was named man of the series in the Border Gavaskar Trophy in 2004, marking the first time Australia had beaten India in 30 years.
He moved with his family to Perth, Western Australia at the age of three.
He and Michael Hussey both played domestically for Western Australia.