RIP Cricketer Tony Greig Ex. England Captain dies at age 66
Former England cricket captain and veteran Channel 9 commentator Tony Greig died at age 66.
Greig was diagnosed with lung cancer in October.
He also underwent an operation and chemotherapy to fight the condition.
He underwent an operation for the cancer in November
Greig died at St Vincent's Hospital in Sydney on 29 December 2012 after going into cardiac arrest following a heart attack
Facts about Tony Greig
Anthony William Greig was an English Test cricketer
Known for his work as a commentator
Born in South Africa
Greig qualified to play for the English national cricket team by virtue of his Scottish parentage
Born: October 6, 1946, Queenstown
Died: December 29, 2012
Height: 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Spouse: Vivian Greig
Batting style: Right-handed
Siblings: Ian Greig
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