and one of those people who always seemed to write their own script. i was watching his last ever test match
and im fairly sure he ended up with the final wicket to win the game. just outrageous really, bent the universe
to his will.
I think what did for him is years of fast food, smoking, hairdye and coke - pretty standard lifestyle but not possible to maintain with international genius level sport. See also Maradona whose hair is naturally bleach blond colour and which he darkened throughout his life.