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 102y 358d
L Tuckett (SA) 1947-1949 9 6 Feb 1919 95y 174d
AG Ganteaume (WI) 1948-1948 1 22 Jan 1921 93y 189d
AR Morris (Aus) 1946-1955 46 19 Jan 1922 92y 192d
JC Watkins (SA) 1949-1957 15 10 Apr 1923 91y 111d
DV Smith (Eng) 1957-1957 3 14 Jun 1923 91y 46d
F Ridgway (Eng) 1951-1952 5 10 Aug 1923 90y 354d
R Appleyard (Eng) 1954-1956 9 27 Jun 1924 90y 33d
RC Miller (WI) 1953-1953 1 24 Dec 1924 89y 218d
VI Smith (SA) 1947-1957 9 23 Feb 1925 89y 157d
ED Weekes (WI) 1948-1958 48 26 Feb 1925 89y 154d
RT Barber (NZ) 1956-1956 1 23 Jun 1925 89y 37d
GHG Doggart (Eng) 1950-1950 2 18 Jul 1925 89y 12d
DJ Insole (Eng) 1950-1957 9 18 Apr 1926 88y 103d
LV Maddocks (Aus) 1954-1956 7 24 May 1926 88y 67d
JG Dewes (Eng) 1948-1950 5 11 Oct 1926 87y 292d
RG Draper (SA) 1950-1950 2 24 Dec 1926 87y 218d
DB Carr (Eng) 1951-1952 2 28 Dec 1926 87y 214d
Israr Ali (Pak) 1952-1959 4 1 May 1927 87y 90d
S O'Linn (SA) 1960-1961 7 5 May 1927 87y 86d
MC Frederick (WI) 1954-1954 1 6 May 1927 87y 85d
TW Graveney (Eng) 1951-1969 79 16 Jun 1927 87y 44d
JJ Warr (Eng) 1951-1951 2 16 Jul 1927 87y 14d
Imtiaz Ahmed (Pak) 1952-1962 41 5 Jan 1928 86y 206d
KA Archer (Aus) 1950-1951 5 17 Jan 1928 86y 194d
CB van Ryneveld (SA) 1951-1958 19 19 Mar 1928 86y 133d
JR Reid (NZ) 1949-1965 58 3 Jun 1928 86y 57d
JD Nel (SA) 1949-1957 6 10 Jul 1928 86y 20d
RN Harvey (Aus) 1948-1963 79 8 Oct 1928 85y 295d
RH Shodhan (India) 1952-1953 3 18 Oct 1928 85y 285d
DK Gaekwad (India) 1952-1961 11 27 Oct 1928 85y 276d
CC McDonald (Aus) 1952-1961 47 17 Nov 1928 85y 255d
NI Thomson (Eng) 1964-1965 5 23 Jan 1929 85y 188d
S Ramadhin (WI) 1950-1961 43 1 May 1929 85y 90d
SG Gedye (NZ) 1964-1965 4 2 May 1929 85y 89d
AK Davidson (Aus) 1953-1963 44 14 Jun 1929 85y 46d
AP Binns (WI) 1953-1956 5 24 Jul 1929 85y 6d
JW Rutherford (Aus) 1956-1956 1 25 Sep 1929 84y 308d
TG McMahon (NZ) 1955-1956 5 8 Nov 1929 84y 264d
Wazir Mohammad (Pak) 1952-1959 20 22 Dec 1929 84y 220d
CD Gopinath (India) 1951-1960 8 1 Mar 1930 84y 151d
ASM Oakman (Eng) 1956-1956 2 20 Apr 1930 84y 101d
MB Poore (NZ) 1953-1956 14 1 Jun 1930 84y 59d
FH Tyson (Eng) 1954-1959 17 6 Jun 1930 84y 54d
IB Leggat (NZ) 1954-1954 1 7 Jun 1930 84y 53d
JC Alabaster (NZ) 1955-1972 21 11 Jul 1930 84y 19d
JS Solomon (WI) 1958-1965 27 26 Aug 1930 83y 338d
R Benaud (Aus) 1952-1964 63 6 Oct 1930 83y 297d
AE Moss (Eng) 1954-1960 9 14 Nov 1930 83y 258d
CT Patankar (India) 1955-1956 1 24 Nov 1930 83y 248d
WJ Watson (Aus) 1955-1955 4 31 Jan 1931 83y 180d
DB Close (Eng) 1949-1976 22 24 Feb 1931 83y 156d
BH Pairaudeau (WI) 1953-1957 13 14 Apr 1931 83y 107d
PE Richardson (Eng) 1956-1963 34 4 Jul 1931 83y 26d
TL Goddard (SA) 1955-1970 41 1 Aug 1931 82y 363d
JM Parks (Eng) 1954-1968 46 21 Oct 1931 82y 282d
R Subba Row (Eng) 1958-1961 13 29 Jan 1932 82y 182d
GB Stevens (Aus) 1959-1960 4 29 Feb 1932 82y 151d
GB Lawrence (SA) 1961-1962 5 31 Mar 1932 82y 121d
FJ Cameron (NZ) 1961-1965 19 1 Jun 1932 82y 59d
R Illingworth (Eng) 1958-1973 61 8 Jun 1932 82y 52d
RW Blair (NZ) 1953-1964 19 23 Jun 1932 82y 37d
HD Bromfield (SA) 1961-1965 9 26 Jun 1932 82y 34d
Waqar Hasan (Pak) 1952-1959 21 12 Sep 1932 81y 321d
MJ Stewart (Eng) 1962-1964 8 16 Sep 1932 81y 317d
ML Apte (India) 1952-1953 7 5 Oct 1932 81y 298d
MK Elgie (SA) 1961-1962 3 6 Mar 1933 81y 146d
RG Nadkarni (India) 1955-1968 41 4 Apr 1933 81y 117d
IM Sinclair (NZ) 1956-1956 2 1 Jun 1933 81y 59d
MJK Smith (Eng) 1958-1972 50 30 Jun 1933 81y 30d
RM Harris (NZ) 1959-1959 2 27 Jul 1933 81y 3d
CW Smith (WI) 1960-1962 5 29 Jul 1933 81y 1d
BF Butcher (WI) 1958-1969 44 3 Sep 1933 80y 330d
SR Patil (India) 1955-1955 1 10 Oct 1933 80y 293d
BC Booth (Aus) 1961-1966 29 19 Oct 1933 80y 284d
DT Dewdney (WI) 1955-1958 9 23 Oct 1933 80y 280d
R Swetman (Eng) 1959-1960 11 25 Oct 1933 80y 278d
SM Nurse (WI) 1960-1969 29 10 Nov 1933 80y 262d
JE Pothecary (SA) 1960-1960 3 6 Dec 1933 80y 236d
BD Morrison (NZ) 1963-1963 1 17 Dec 1933 80y 225d
JL Hendriks (WI) 1962-1969 20 21 Dec 1933 80y 221d
JB Bolus (Eng) 1963-1964 7 31 Jan 1934 80y 180d
NJ Contractor (India) 1955-1962 31 7 Mar 1934 80y 145d
SF Burke (SA) 1962-1965 2 11 Mar 1934 80y 141d
HA Furlonge (WI) 1955-1956 3 19 Jun 1934 80y 41d
WV Rodriguez (WI) 1962-1968 5 25 Jun 1934 80y 35d
DEV Padgett (Eng) 1960-1960 2 20 Jul 1934 80y 10d
CG Borde (India) 1958-1969 55 21 Jul 1934 80y 9d
AHP Scott (WI) 1953-1953 1 29 Jul 1934 80y 1d

Ages current at July 30, 2014

Records include the following recent matches:
Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo (SSC), 2nd Test, Jul 24-28, 2014 [Test # 2131]
England v India at Lord's, 2nd Test, Jul 17-21, 2014 [Test # 2130]
Sri Lanka v South Africa at Galle, 1st Test, Jul 16-20, 2014 [Test # 2129]

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