Fan favorite who played first class cricket from 1959-1983 for Pretoria, Transvaal, Derbyshire, and Boland.
He attended Pretoria Boys High School and the University of Witwatersrand.
He played internationally for South Africa, where he never missed a match in his 30 tests.
He was married three times in his lifetime.
He was Derbyshire captain from 1976-1978, immediately preceding Geoff Miller.