Oldest Test cricketer dies aged 103


Norman Gordon, the former South Africa fast bowler who was the world's oldest Test cricketer, has died aged 103.

Gordon played all five Tests against England in 1938-39, including the famous Timeless Test in Durban that ended in a draw despite stretching for ten days.

He was renowned for his fitness and athleticism during his playing days.

He bowled 92.2 eight-ball overs during that timeless Test.

Gordon was the last surviving Test cricketer to have played before World War 2.

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