Lord Ian Botham

Former England Test Cricketer & Test Team Captain Who Is Widely Recognised As England's Greatest All-Rounders

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  • 2021 - Made a Trade Envoy to Australia 
  • 2020 - Named as a Lord 
  • 2018 - Named in England's greatest Test side by the ECB 
  • 2017 - Became Club President of Scunthorpe United 
  • 2009 - Inducted into the ICC Hall of Fame
  • 2007 - Received a knighthood 
  • 1980 - Named England Captain
  • 1978 - Named Wisden Cricketer of the Year
  • 1974 - Made his first-class debut
  • Former Team Captain on a Question of Sport
  • Raised more than £12million for charity 
  • Held the world record for most test wickets 
  • First-ever player to score 100 runs and take 10 wickets in a test match 
  • Played 11 times for Scunthorpe in the Football League 
  • Scored over 19,000 first-class runs