Records / Test matches / Individual records (captains, players, umpires) / Oldest living players

Player Span Mat Born Age
N Gordon (SA) 1938-1939 5 6 Aug 1911 103y 25d
L Tuckett (SA) 1947-1949 9 6 Feb 1919 95y 206d
AG Ganteaume (WI) 1948-1948 1 22 Jan 1921 93y 221d
AR Morris (Aus) 1946-1955 46 19 Jan 1922 92y 224d
JC Watkins (SA) 1949-1957 15 10 Apr 1923 91y 143d
DV Smith (Eng) 1957-1957 3 14 Jun 1923 91y 78d
F Ridgway (Eng) 1951-1952 5 10 Aug 1923 91y 21d
R Appleyard (Eng) 1954-1956 9 27 Jun 1924 90y 65d
RC Miller (WI) 1953-1953 1 24 Dec 1924 89y 250d
VI Smith (SA) 1947-1957 9 23 Feb 1925 89y 189d
ED Weekes (WI) 1948-1958 48 26 Feb 1925 89y 186d
RT Barber (NZ) 1956-1956 1 23 Jun 1925 89y 69d
GHG Doggart (Eng) 1950-1950 2 18 Jul 1925 89y 44d
DJ Insole (Eng) 1950-1957 9 18 Apr 1926 88y 135d
LV Maddocks (Aus) 1954-1956 7 24 May 1926 88y 99d
JG Dewes (Eng) 1948-1950 5 11 Oct 1926 87y 324d
RG Draper (SA) 1950-1950 2 24 Dec 1926 87y 250d
DB Carr (Eng) 1951-1952 2 28 Dec 1926 87y 246d
Israr Ali (Pak) 1952-1959 4 1 May 1927 87y 122d
S O'Linn (SA) 1960-1961 7 5 May 1927 87y 118d
TW Graveney (Eng) 1951-1969 79 16 Jun 1927 87y 76d
JJ Warr (Eng) 1951-1951 2 16 Jul 1927 87y 46d
Imtiaz Ahmed (Pak) 1952-1962 41 5 Jan 1928 86y 238d
KA Archer (Aus) 1950-1951 5 17 Jan 1928 86y 226d
CB van Ryneveld (SA) 1951-1958 19 19 Mar 1928 86y 165d
JR Reid (NZ) 1949-1965 58 3 Jun 1928 86y 89d
JD Nel (SA) 1949-1957 6 10 Jul 1928 86y 52d
RN Harvey (Aus) 1948-1963 79 8 Oct 1928 85y 327d
RH Shodhan (India) 1952-1953 3 18 Oct 1928 85y 317d
DK Gaekwad (India) 1952-1961 11 27 Oct 1928 85y 308d
CC McDonald (Aus) 1952-1961 47 17 Nov 1928 85y 287d
NI Thomson (Eng) 1964-1965 5 23 Jan 1929 85y 220d
S Ramadhin (WI) 1950-1961 43 1 May 1929 85y 122d
AK Davidson (Aus) 1953-1963 44 14 Jun 1929 85y 78d
AP Binns (WI) 1953-1956 5 24 Jul 1929 85y 38d
JW Rutherford (Aus) 1956-1956 1 25 Sep 1929 84y 340d
TG McMahon (NZ) 1955-1956 5 8 Nov 1929 84y 296d
Wazir Mohammad (Pak) 1952-1959 20 22 Dec 1929 84y 252d
CD Gopinath (India) 1951-1960 8 1 Mar 1930 84y 183d
ASM Oakman (Eng) 1956-1956 2 20 Apr 1930 84y 133d
MB Poore (NZ) 1953-1956 14 1 Jun 1930 84y 91d
FH Tyson (Eng) 1954-1959 17 6 Jun 1930 84y 86d
IB Leggat (NZ) 1954-1954 1 7 Jun 1930 84y 85d
JC Alabaster (NZ) 1955-1972 21 11 Jul 1930 84y 51d
JS Solomon (WI) 1958-1965 27 26 Aug 1930 84y 5d
R Benaud (Aus) 1952-1964 63 6 Oct 1930 83y 329d
AE Moss (Eng) 1954-1960 9 14 Nov 1930 83y 290d
CT Patankar (India) 1955-1956 1 24 Nov 1930 83y 280d
WJ Watson (Aus) 1955-1955 4 31 Jan 1931 83y 212d
DB Close (Eng) 1949-1976 22 24 Feb 1931 83y 188d
BH Pairaudeau (WI) 1953-1957 13 14 Apr 1931 83y 139d
PE Richardson (Eng) 1956-1963 34 4 Jul 1931 83y 58d
TL Goddard (SA) 1955-1970 41 1 Aug 1931 83y 30d
JM Parks (Eng) 1954-1968 46 21 Oct 1931 82y 314d
R Subba Row (Eng) 1958-1961 13 29 Jan 1932 82y 214d
GB Stevens (Aus) 1959-1960 4 29 Feb 1932 82y 183d
GB Lawrence (SA) 1961-1962 5 31 Mar 1932 82y 153d
FJ Cameron (NZ) 1961-1965 19 1 Jun 1932 82y 91d
R Illingworth (Eng) 1958-1973 61 8 Jun 1932 82y 84d
RW Blair (NZ) 1953-1964 19 23 Jun 1932 82y 69d
HD Bromfield (SA) 1961-1965 9 26 Jun 1932 82y 66d
Waqar Hasan (Pak) 1952-1959 21 12 Sep 1932 81y 353d
MJ Stewart (Eng) 1962-1964 8 16 Sep 1932 81y 349d
ML Apte (India) 1952-1953 7 5 Oct 1932 81y 330d
MK Elgie (SA) 1961-1962 3 6 Mar 1933 81y 178d
RG Nadkarni (India) 1955-1968 41 4 Apr 1933 81y 149d
IM Sinclair (NZ) 1956-1956 2 1 Jun 1933 81y 91d
MJK Smith (Eng) 1958-1972 50 30 Jun 1933 81y 62d
RM Harris (NZ) 1959-1959 2 27 Jul 1933 81y 35d
CW Smith (WI) 1960-1962 5 29 Jul 1933 81y 33d
BF Butcher (WI) 1958-1969 44 3 Sep 1933 80y 362d
SR Patil (India) 1955-1955 1 10 Oct 1933 80y 325d
BC Booth (Aus) 1961-1966 29 19 Oct 1933 80y 316d
DT Dewdney (WI) 1955-1958 9 23 Oct 1933 80y 312d
R Swetman (Eng) 1959-1960 11 25 Oct 1933 80y 310d
SM Nurse (WI) 1960-1969 29 10 Nov 1933 80y 294d
JE Pothecary (SA) 1960-1960 3 6 Dec 1933 80y 268d
BD Morrison (NZ) 1963-1963 1 17 Dec 1933 80y 257d
JL Hendriks (WI) 1962-1969 20 21 Dec 1933 80y 253d
JB Bolus (Eng) 1963-1964 7 31 Jan 1934 80y 212d
NJ Contractor (India) 1955-1962 31 7 Mar 1934 80y 177d
SF Burke (SA) 1962-1965 2 11 Mar 1934 80y 173d
HA Furlonge (WI) 1955-1956 3 19 Jun 1934 80y 73d
WV Rodriguez (WI) 1962-1968 5 25 Jun 1934 80y 67d
DEV Padgett (Eng) 1960-1960 2 20 Jul 1934 80y 42d
CG Borde (India) 1958-1969 55 21 Jul 1934 80y 41d
AHP Scott (WI) 1953-1953 1 29 Jul 1934 80y 33d
RO Scarlett (WI) 1960-1960 3 15 Aug 1934 80y 16d
JW Guy (NZ) 1955-1961 12 29 Aug 1934 80y 2d

Ages current at August 31, 2014

Records include the following recent matches:
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (SSC), 2nd Test, Aug 14-18, 2014 [Test # 2136]
England v India at The Oval, 5th Test, Aug 15-17, 2014 [Test # 2137]
Zimbabwe v South Africa at Harare, Only Test, Aug 9-12, 2014 [Test # 2135]

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WG Grace, Fred Grace and Edward Grace, all brothers, made their debuts in the same Test match, versus Australia at The Oval, in 1880. Another set of brothers, Alec Hearne, George Hearne and Jack Hearne, also made their debuts for England in the same Test, versus South Africa at Newlands in 1892.

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