Full name Arthur Martin Short
Born September 27, 1947, Graaff-Reinet, Cape Province
Current age 67 years 218 days
Major teams Eastern Province, Natal
Batting style Right-hand bat
|First-class span||1966/67 - 1974/75|
|List A span||1969/70 - 1974/75|
An opening batsman, Arthur Short twice came close to playing for South Africa, being named in the 1970 squad to tour England and the 1971-72 squad to tour Australia. Both trips were cancelled.
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