Royal People

A dedication to those wonderful people who served Royal Primary School & Royal College, in Sri Lanka, since 1835, and, who will be remembered for their committment, sincerety and unselfishness.

Thursday, November 01, 2007

N S Joseph

Neil Stanley Joseph (1906 - ) was a Sri Lankan cricketer who played for the All-Ceylon cricket team. On his debut against Australia in 1932, he bowled to Don Bradman, who hit wicket on his very first ball.

Neil Joseph went to Royal College, Colombo. In 1925 scored his Royal-Thomian century, a superb 113. In 1926 he scored 133. His aggregate of 317 runs for the series stood unbeaten until 1957.


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