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Kim Hughes

He often used to fix his pose on one knee to verbally admire his own cover drives.
He did hit them well and thought there weren't many who could play the shot better than him.
He was probably correct.

But some of his illustrious teammates didn't rate him that highly. In the nets, the premier fast bowler often used to bowl fast bouncers at him. One of them almost broke his arm on the eve of The Ashes.

An eventful career which is often remembered for the wrong reasons. 
But, on good days, there weren't many who could bat better than him.