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
|Only Test||South Africa v England at Cape Town, Mar 19-22, 1892 scorecard|
|First-class span||1889/90 - 1902/03|
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.
What makes this innocuous-seeming bowler so difficult to handle?