Cricket star for England and Gloucestershire who was also an aspiring artist.
He was inspired to become a professional cricketer after seeing a spectacular catch on television in 1977.
In addition to his great wicket-keeping, he developed an interest in art, with his sketches enjoying commercial success.
He was born in the town of Stroud, Gloucestershire, England.
Andrew Symonds, the Australian All-Rounder, also briefly spent time at Gloucestershire.