The Big Read - Rice: winner among winners

29 July 2015 - 02:17
By Telford Vice

Clive Rice looked like a gentleman, talked like a thug and played cricket like the hard bastard he was until yesterday, when, aged 66, he died of septicaemia in Cape Town. To the unknowing eye Rice was a man of utterly nondescript cut of jib who had resorted to cultivating a cartoon moustache in a pathetic attempt to set himself apart.

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