Played for Derbyshire from 1969 to 1981, won the National Westminster Bank Trophy, played on the English 1979 Cricket World Cup team.
He debuted for the Derbyshire Juniors in 1965 and progressed to the Second XI in 1966.
He was named Cricket Writers' Club Young Cricketer of the Year in 1973.
He married Kathy Hendrick in 1976.
He and English captain Graham Gooch were part of the infamous "rebel tours" of South Africa during the 1980's.