New Delhi: August 13 is International Left-Handers Day. This has been in place ever since Dean R. Campbell founded it in 1976 and it went official in 1997. Incidentally, Campbell is the founder of the Lefthanders International Inc.

Top Left handed batsmen in cricket:

  • Sir Garfield Sobers ... West Indies
  • Brian Lara .... West Indies
  • Chris Gayle .... West Indies
  • Walter Hammond ... England
  • Adam Gilchrist ... Australia
  • Mark Taylor... Australia
  • Justin Langer.... Australia
  • Matthew Hayden .... Australia
  • John Edrich ... England
  • Saurav Ganguly ... India
  • Gautam Gambhir .... India
  • Yuvraj Singh ... India
  • Kumara Sangakkara ... Sri Lanka
  • Sanath Jayasuriya .... Sri Lanka
  • Bert Sutcliffe ... New Zealand
  • John Wright .... New Zealand
  • Saeed Anwar ... Pakistan

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