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

Player Span Mat Born Age
L Tuckett (SA) 1947-1949 9 6 Feb 1919 97y 4d
AG Ganteaume (WI) 1948-1948 1 22 Jan 1921 95y 19d
JC Watkins (SA) 1949-1957 15 10 Apr 1923 92y 306d
DV Smith (Eng) 1957-1957 3 14 Jun 1923 92y 241d
RC Miller (WI) 1953-1953 1 24 Dec 1924 91y 48d
ED Weekes (WI) 1948-1958 48 26 Feb 1925 90y 349d
GHG Doggart (Eng) 1950-1950 2 18 Jul 1925 90y 207d
DJ Insole (Eng) 1950-1957 9 18 Apr 1926 89y 298d
LV Maddocks (Aus) 1954-1956 7 24 May 1926 89y 262d
RG Draper (SA) 1950-1950 2 24 Dec 1926 89y 48d
DB Carr (Eng) 1951-1952 2 28 Dec 1926 89y 44d
S O'Linn (SA) 1960-1961 7 5 May 1927 88y 281d
JJ Warr (Eng) 1951-1951 2 16 Jul 1927 88y 209d
Imtiaz Ahmed (Pak) 1952-1962 41 5 Jan 1928 88y 36d
KA Archer (Aus) 1950-1951 5 17 Jan 1928 88y 24d
CB van Ryneveld (SA) 1951-1958 19 19 Mar 1928 87y 328d
JR Reid (NZ) 1949-1965 58 3 Jun 1928 87y 252d
JD Nel (SA) 1949-1957 6 10 Jul 1928 87y 215d
RN Harvey (Aus) 1948-1963 79 8 Oct 1928 87y 125d
RH Shodhan (India) 1952-1953 3 18 Oct 1928 87y 115d
DK Gaekwad (India) 1952-1961 11 27 Oct 1928 87y 106d
CC McDonald (Aus) 1952-1961 47 17 Nov 1928 87y 85d
NI Thomson (Eng) 1964-1965 5 23 Jan 1929 87y 18d
S Ramadhin (WI) 1950-1961 43 1 May 1929 86y 285d
AK Davidson (Aus) 1953-1963 44 14 Jun 1929 86y 241d
AP Binns (WI) 1953-1956 5 24 Jul 1929 86y 201d
JW Rutherford (Aus) 1956-1956 1 25 Sep 1929 86y 138d
TG McMahon (NZ) 1955-1956 5 8 Nov 1929 86y 94d
Wazir Mohammad (Pak) 1952-1959 20 22 Dec 1929 86y 50d
CD Gopinath (India) 1951-1960 8 1 Mar 1930 85y 346d
ASM Oakman (Eng) 1956-1956 2 20 Apr 1930 85y 296d
MB Poore (NZ) 1953-1956 14 1 Jun 1930 85y 254d
IB Leggat (NZ) 1954-1954 1 7 Jun 1930 85y 248d
JC Alabaster (NZ) 1955-1972 21 11 Jul 1930 85y 214d
JS Solomon (WI) 1958-1965 27 26 Aug 1930 85y 168d
AE Moss (Eng) 1954-1960 9 14 Nov 1930 85y 88d
CT Patankar (India) 1955-1956 1 24 Nov 1930 85y 78d
WJ Watson (Aus) 1955-1955 4 31 Jan 1931 85y 10d
BH Pairaudeau (WI) 1953-1957 13 14 Apr 1931 84y 302d
PE Richardson (Eng) 1956-1963 34 4 Jul 1931 84y 221d
TL Goddard (SA) 1955-1970 41 1 Aug 1931 84y 193d
JM Parks (Eng) 1954-1968 46 21 Oct 1931 84y 112d
R Subba Row (Eng) 1958-1961 13 29 Jan 1932 84y 12d
GB Stevens (Aus) 1959-1960 4 29 Feb 1932 83y 346d
GB Lawrence (SA) 1961-1962 5 31 Mar 1932 83y 316d
FJ Cameron (NZ) 1961-1965 19 1 Jun 1932 83y 254d
R Illingworth (Eng) 1958-1973 61 8 Jun 1932 83y 247d
RW Blair (NZ) 1953-1964 19 23 Jun 1932 83y 232d
HD Bromfield (SA) 1961-1965 9 26 Jun 1932 83y 229d
Waqar Hasan (Pak) 1952-1959 21 12 Sep 1932 83y 151d
MJ Stewart (Eng) 1962-1964 8 16 Sep 1932 83y 147d
ML Apte (India) 1952-1953 7 5 Oct 1932 83y 128d
MK Elgie (SA) 1961-1962 3 6 Mar 1933 82y 341d
RG Nadkarni (India) 1955-1968 41 4 Apr 1933 82y 312d
IM Sinclair (NZ) 1956-1956 2 1 Jun 1933 82y 254d
MJK Smith (Eng) 1958-1972 50 30 Jun 1933 82y 225d
RM Harris (NZ) 1959-1959 2 27 Jul 1933 82y 198d
CW Smith (WI) 1960-1962 5 29 Jul 1933 82y 196d
BF Butcher (WI) 1958-1969 44 3 Sep 1933 82y 160d
SR Patil (India) 1955-1955 1 10 Oct 1933 82y 123d
BC Booth (Aus) 1961-1966 29 19 Oct 1933 82y 114d
DT Dewdney (WI) 1955-1958 9 23 Oct 1933 82y 110d
R Swetman (Eng) 1959-1960 11 25 Oct 1933 82y 108d
SM Nurse (WI) 1960-1969 29 10 Nov 1933 82y 92d
JE Pothecary (SA) 1960-1960 3 6 Dec 1933 82y 66d
BD Morrison (NZ) 1963-1963 1 17 Dec 1933 82y 55d
JL Hendriks (WI) 1962-1969 20 21 Dec 1933 82y 51d
JB Bolus (Eng) 1963-1964 7 31 Jan 1934 82y 10d
NJ Contractor (India) 1955-1962 31 7 Mar 1934 81y 340d
SF Burke (SA) 1962-1965 2 11 Mar 1934 81y 336d
HA Furlonge (WI) 1955-1956 3 19 Jun 1934 81y 236d
WV Rodriguez (WI) 1962-1968 5 25 Jun 1934 81y 230d
DEV Padgett (Eng) 1960-1960 2 20 Jul 1934 81y 205d
CG Borde (India) 1958-1969 55 21 Jul 1934 81y 204d
AHP Scott (WI) 1953-1953 1 29 Jul 1934 81y 196d
RO Scarlett (WI) 1960-1960 3 15 Aug 1934 81y 179d
JW Guy (NZ) 1955-1961 12 29 Aug 1934 81y 165d
LR Gibbs (WI) 1958-1976 79 29 Sep 1934 81y 134d
DE Hoare (Aus) 1961-1961 1 19 Oct 1934 81y 114d
DW Richardson (Eng) 1957-1957 1 3 Nov 1934 81y 99d
PI Philpott (Aus) 1965-1966 8 21 Nov 1934 81y 81d
SA Durani (India) 1960-1973 29 11 Dec 1934 81y 61d
Hanif Mohammad (Pak) 1952-1969 55 21 Dec 1934 81y 51d
I Meckiff (Aus) 1957-1963 18 6 Jan 1935 81y 35d
JT Murray (Eng) 1961-1967 21 1 Apr 1935 80y 315d
EDAS McMorris (WI) 1958-1966 13 4 Apr 1935 80y 312d
ER Dexter (Eng) 1958-1968 62 15 May 1935 80y 271d
BA Bolton (NZ) 1959-1959 2 31 May 1935 80y 255d
SF Rehman (Pak) 1958-1958 1 11 Jun 1935 80y 244d
VV Kumar (India) 1961-1961 2 22 Jun 1935 80y 233d
GD Varnals (SA) 1964-1965 3 24 Jul 1935 80y 201d
K Taylor (Eng) 1959-1964 3 21 Aug 1935 80y 173d
RW Barber (Eng) 1960-1968 28 26 Sep 1935 80y 137d
JG Binks (Eng) 1964-1964 2 5 Oct 1935 80y 128d
PT Barton (NZ) 1961-1963 7 9 Oct 1935 80y 124d
A Brown (Eng) 1961-1961 2 17 Oct 1935 80y 116d
Mohammad Munaf (Pak) 1959-1962 4 2 Nov 1935 80y 100d
KH Eastwood (Aus) 1971-1971 1 23 Nov 1935 80y 79d
P Bhandari (India) 1955-1956 3 27 Nov 1935 80y 75d
CK Singh (WI) 1960-1960 2 27 Nov 1935 80y 75d
FE Rumsey (Eng) 1964-1965 5 4 Dec 1935 80y 68d
Khalid Ibadulla (Pak) 1964-1967 4 20 Dec 1935 80y 52d
RB Kanhai (WI) 1957-1974 79 26 Dec 1935 80y 46d
PJ Allan (Aus) 1965-1965 1 31 Dec 1935 80y 41d
RB Simpson (Aus) 1957-1978 62 3 Feb 1936 80y 7d

Ages current at February 10, 2016

Records include the following recent matches:
South Africa v England at Centurion, 4th Test, Jan 22-26, 2016 [Test # 2200]
South Africa v England at Johannesburg, 3rd Test, Jan 14-16, 2016 [Test # 2199]
Australia v West Indies at Sydney, 3rd Test, Jan 3-7, 2016 [Test # 2198]

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