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April 1982 - Memorable Matches

When time really dragged

England and Kent legspinner Doug Wright recalls a famous and gruelling match in Durban in 1938-39

Paul Gibb

GIBB, PAUL ANTHONY, who died suddenly at Guildford on December 7 at the age of 64, was a cricketer who should be judged by the figures he achieved

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South Africa v England, 5th Test, Durban, 1938-39, 9th day

Everlasting Test goes down to the wire

Cricinfo reports on the ninth day's play in the Timeless Test between South Africa and England at Durban in March 1939

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South Africa v England, 5th Test, Durban, 1938-39, 7th day

England retain a glimmer of hope

Cricinfo reports on the seventh day's play in the Timeless Test between South Africa and England at Durban in March 1939

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South Africa v England, 5th Test, Durban, 1938-39, 6th day

England set 696 to win the marathon

Cricinfo reports on the sixth day's play in the Timeless Test between South Africa and England at Durban in March 1939

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South Africa v England, 5th Test, Durban, 1938-39, 3rd day

Nourse pushes South Africa past 500

Cricinfo reports on the third day's play in the Timeless Test between South Africa and England at Durban in March 1939