Full name Colville Montgomery Deverell
Born February 21, 1907, Clonskea, Dublin
Died December 18, 1995, Wokingham, Berkshire, England (aged 88 years 300 days)
Major teams Dublin University
Batting style Right-hand bat
|First-class span||1926 - 1926|
Sir Colville Montgomery Deverell, who died on December 15, 1995, aged 89, played one first-class match, opening the batting with the playwright Samuel Beckett for Dublin University against Northamptonshire in 1926. Deverell made two and one. He was later Governor of the Windward Islands and then Mauritius, before becoming secretary-general of the International Planned Parenthood Federation.
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Also, which players have the most half-centuries without ever having made a hundred?
This Bangladesh are crazy if they think they can beat Sri Lanka in their own den. Right?