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
Profile

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
Cross Pool: Easterns v Northerns at Benoni - Jan 19-21
Easterns 289 Northerns 34/0 (9 ov)
Pool B: Free State v Gauteng at Bloemfontein - Jan 19-21
Gauteng 270 Free State 98/2 (26 ov)
Pool A: KZ-Natal v W Province at Durban - Jan 19-21
W Province 279 KZ-Natal 76/3 (26 ov)
Pool B: Namibia v E. Province at Windhoek - Jan 19-21
Namibia 269/9 (104 ov)
Cross Pool: North West v Boland at Potchefstroom - Jan 19-21
North West 298 Boland 37/2 (11 ov)
Dolphins v LIONS at Pietermaritzburg - Jan 19-22
Dolphins 285/6 (96 ov)
S Africa U19 v Zim U19 at Paarl - Jan 19
Zim U19 won by 5 wickets (with 37 balls remaining)
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