Outstanding Ceylon Cricketers from the 1940s and 1950s

 FC “Derek” de Saram  

Sathi Coomaraswamy

  RB “Bertie” Wijesinha

 Russell Heyn

 Channa Gunasekera

 Gamini Goonesena

Stanley Jayasinghe 

 Clive Inman 

…. and THEN there was “Satha” ….. seen here in 1948 at the toss with Bradman

 …. and subsequently receiving a memento from Sobers acting on behalf of Worrell and company -who marvelled at his skills when they toured in the late 1940s

 Sathasivam and the Saravanamuttus at ease


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