Despite playing for his national team, he failed to ever make it onto the West Indies team. Several commentators[who?] commented on this, saying that it was because he lived on a smaller island and that the island did not play first-class cricket at the time.
In 2006 Walling was honoured when a section of the roadway in the capital was renamed the “Sydney Walling Highway”.
- Antigua cricketer Sir Sydney Walling dies, Jamaica Observer
- PM Spencer expresses sadness on death of Sir Sydney Walling, Sun St. Kitts Online
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