Mike Brearley at the MCC World Cricket Committee conference, Cape Town, January 10, 2012 © Getty Images

  • Jan 10, 2012

    Mike Brearley speaks at a press conference © Getty Images

  • Jan 10, 2012

    John Stephenson, Mike Brearley, Barry Richards and Majid Khan at the MCC World Cricket Committee conference © Getty Images

  • Dec 2007

    Mike Brearley © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Apr 2, 2004

    Mike Brearley © The Cricketer International

  • Jun 17, 1988

    Former England captain Mike Brearely sits with current captain John Emburey and manager Micky Stewart in the balcony, and bowler Derek Pringle stands at the back © PA Photos

  • Aug 16, 1981

    Mike Brearley throws the ball to Bob Willis © Getty Images

  • Jul 21, 1981

    Ian Botham and Mike Brearley enjoy the victory at Headingley © PA Photos

  • Sep 6, 1980

    Mike Brearley on his way to 96 and the Man of the Match © Martin Williamson

  • Jan 8, 1980

    Mike Brearley and Greg Chappell © Getty Images

  • Dec 1979

    The Ayatollah - Mike Brearley in Australia © Getty Images

  • Nov 28, 1979

    Michael Holding bowls to Mike Brearley © Getty Images

  • Nov 26, 1979

    Captains Clive Lloyd, Mike Brearley and Greg Chappell admire the trophy © Wisden Cricket Monthly

  • Jul 1979

    Mike Brearley in the field © Getty Images

  • Jun 23, 1979

    Mike Brearley looks on © Getty Images

  • Jun 21, 1979

    Mike Brearley bats at the nets © Getty Images

  • Feb 14, 1979

    Ian Botham, Bob Willis and Mike Brearley chat after England's 5-1 Ashes victory © Getty Images

  • 1979

    Dennis Lillee argues with Mike Brearley over the legality of Lillee's aluminium bat © Getty Images

  • 1979

    Dennis Lillee argues with Mike Brearley over the legality of Lillee's aluminium bat © Getty Images