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29/12/2012 England cricket captain and commentator dies from a heart attack

Tony Greig suffered from epilepsy. In 2012, he was diagnosed with lung cancer and died from cardiac arrest due to a suspected heart attack at St Vincent's Hospital in Sydney. Greig scored more than 3,500 runs and took 141 wickets during his Test career.


  • Essentials 

  • Personal 

  • Member of sportsteam 

  • Controversy and triumph in the Caribbean 

  • Road to the captaincy 

  • Commercial skipper 

  • "I intend to make them grovel" 

  • Redemption in India 

  • Centenary Test and Packer 

  • Epilepsy 

  • Later career 

  • Lung cancer and death