Full Name: Michael William Gatting
Profession: Cricket Batsman
Why Famous: Played 79 cricket Tests for England and captained the side between 1986 and 1988.
- 1985-01-15 Mike Gatting & Graeme Fowler both scores 200 v India
- 1985-01-15 Mike Gatting (207) and Graeme Fowler (201) become first pair of England batsmen to complete double centuries in the same innings during 9-wicket 4th cricket Test win against India at Madras
- 1986-07-04 England cricket captain Mike Gatting smashes 183 not out in the drawn 3rd Test vs India at Birmingham
- 1993-06-04 Cricket's "Ball of the Century" - Australian spin bowler Shane Warne bowls England batsman Mike Gatting with his first ball of an Ashes series; Australia wins 1st Test at Old Trafford by 179 runs
- 1995-02-07 Last day of Test Cricket cricket for Graham Gooch & Mike Gatting