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Timeless test could return to determine champions

Timeless test could return to determine champions

The ICC is considering scrapping time limits for the final of the inaugural world test championship in 2013, returning cricket to the 1930s in the search to find a definitive champion of the sport's longest format.
The worlds are set to take place in England between the four highest-ranked test teams.
A so-called "timeless test" is open-ended until there is a result.
ICC chief executive Haroon Lorgat says "most test matches now produce a result inside five days but it may yet be a timeless test."
The last timeless test was between host South Africa and England in 1939. It was declared a draw when no result was possible after nine days of play across 12 days. The England players had to leave or they would have missed the ship home.