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James Draper      

Full name James Gordon Draper

Born March 9, 1925, Durban, Natal

Died January 10, 2013, Milldene Park Retirement Centre, Durban North, KwaZulu-Natal (aged 87 years 307 days)

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Relation Father - DG Draper

Umpiring statistics
Test debut South Africa v England at Durban, Dec 4-8, 1964 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v Australia at Durban, Feb 5-9, 1970 scorecard
Test matches 5
Test statistics

James Draper umpired in five Tests in South Africa immediately before the country's international isolation, the last during his country's famous 1970 whitewash of Australia. Born in Natal, the bulk of Draper's matches were at Kingsmead - including three of his Tests. His father, Dan, was also a first-class umpire.

Country Fixtures Country Results
Pool B: Boland v E. Province at Paarl - Feb 11-13
Boland 205 E. Province 434/9 (117 ov)
Pool B: Easterns v KZN-Inland at Benoni - Feb 11-13
Easterns 404 KZN-Inland 220/7 (67 ov)
Cross Pool: North West v Free State at Potchefstroom - Feb 11-13
Free State 151 & 29/1 (12.1 ov) North West 458/8d
Cross Pool: S West D v Gauteng at Oudtshoorn - Feb 11-13
Gauteng 211 S West D 217/6 (79 ov)
11th Place Play-off: NZ U19 v S Africa U19 at Cox's Bazar - Feb 12
S Africa U19 won by 138 runs
2nd ODI: SA Women v Eng Women at Centurion - Feb 12
Eng Women 262/9 SA Women 173/3 (40/50 ov)
4th ODI: South Africa v England at Johannesburg - Feb 12
England 188/6 (38.2/50 ov)
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