Born to British parents in South Africa, he was a batsman who played for Western Province before joining Northamptonshire in the UK, eventually playing Test cricket for England.
He played in 79 Test matches, scoring 4,656 runs and 14 centuries.
Now director of a UK travel and events company, he is a member of Northamptonshire County.
This is his 14th appearance in the Alfred Dunhill Links.
Once hit his drive on the 18th into Rusacks Hotel where he was staying.