BBC Sport - Tom Graveney my boyhood idol - Geoffrey Boycott
Graveney was my idol - Boycott
- From the section Cricket
Former England batsman Geoffrey Boycott remembers Tom Graveney who died at the age of 88, calling him his "boyhood idol."
An elegant batsman, Graveney played 79 Tests for England, scoring 11 centuries and averaging 44.38.
His career stretched from 1948 to 1972 and included spells at Gloucestershire, Worcestershire and Queensland.