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Christopher once accompanied his father to Lord’s, where they bumped into a couple of well-known former England internationals. “Jack Hobbs said to me, ‘Your father was the most dangerous off-spin bowler the world has ever seen,’” he recalls. “And Wally Hammond, who was sitting six feet away, said: ‘I’ll second that.’” Herbert Sutcliffe once said that Nupen “made me look like a novice”; Eric Rowan, who played 26 Tests for South Africa, said that when facing Nupen “the ball would whip across your legs like a scalded cat”. Louis Duffus, who became South Africa’s foremost cricket writer, said that Nupen was so destructive that when they both turned out for Old Edwardians he used to bring along his golf clubs, in the hope there would be time for a quick round in the afternoon. … [Read more...] about Buster Nupen, cricket’s great survivor who bewitched Hobbs and Hammond
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