Dante Parkin      

Full name Durant Clifford Parkin

Born February 20, 1873, Port Elizabeth, Cape Province

Died March 20, 1936, Sangster's Farm, (Eagle's Crag) Albany, Cape Province (aged 63 years 29 days)

Major teams South Africa, Eastern Province, Griqualand West, Transvaal

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Relation Brother - L Parkin, Son - DHC Parkin

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 1 2 0 6 6 3.00 0 0 0 1 0
First-class 12 24 2 334 63* 15.18 0 1 8 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 1 130 82 3 3/82 3/82 27.33 3.78 43.3 0 0 0
First-class 12 2089 974 48 6/25 20.29 2.79 43.5 3 1
Career statistics
Only Test South Africa v England at Cape Town, Mar 19-22, 1892 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1889-1903
Profile

A medium-pace bowler, Dante Parkin played one Test against England at Cape Town in 1891-92. He also toured England in 1894 but struggled to come to terms with turf pitches.
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Notes

Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Test: South Africa v West Indies at Port Elizabeth - Dec 26-30
South Africa 417/8d West Indies 147/2
Dolphins v Titans at Durban - Dec 27-30
Dolphins 508/8d Titans 107/3
Cape Cobras v Knights at Paarl - Dec 27-30
Knights 570/5d Cape Cobras 116/1
3rd Test: South Africa v West Indies at Cape Town
Jan 2-6, 2015 (10:30 local | 08:30 GMT | 03:30 EST | 02:30 CST | 00:30 PST)
Gauteng Invitation XI v Eng Lions at Soweto
Jan 5-7, 2015 (10:30 local | 08:30 GMT | 03:30 EST | 02:30 CST | 00:30 PST)
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