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Holding honoured by University of East London

Published:Monday | May 13, 2013 | 9:53 AM

Jamaica and West Indies cricket legend, Michael Holding, has received a ‘Lifetime Achievement’ award from the University of East London.



Holding was a key player in the West Indies squad, which dominated international cricket from the mid-70s to the early 90s.



Holding is regarded by many as the greatest fast bowler of all time.



Despite his easy-going persona, Holding was feared by batsmen around the world, often referred to by the chilling moniker ‘Whispering Death’.



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