“I am not too sure how much further than 2020 I will be going with commentary. I cannot see myself going much further down the road at my age. I am 66 years old now, I am not 36, 46 or 56,” the West Indies tempo nice instructed the Mason and Guest radio discuss present in Barbados.
Holding, who performed 60 Test matches for the West Indies, stated he would possibly must suppose to increase his stint by a yr if no cricket is held this yr because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
“I told (Sky) that I could not commit to more than a year at a time,” stated Holding, who began doing cricket commentary in 1991 within the Caribbean. “If this year gets totally destroyed, I might have to think about 2021 because I can’t just walk away from Sky, a company that has done so much good for me,” added the previous quick bowler, who has been working at Sky for the final 21 years.
Dubbed ‘Whispering Death’ throughout his taking part in days, Holding stated he can see “light at the end of the tunnel” for West Indies cricket following the emergence of gifted gamers resembling Nicholas Pooran, Shimron Hetmyer and Shai Hope.
“Another thing that I am happy with is that youngsters are now looking forward to representing the Windies again, and everybody is now making themselves available again, which is important,” he stated.
“I see light at the end of the tunnel because I see talent. Once there is talent, there has to be light at the end of the tunnel. “Those three guys are three of essentially the most gifted I’ve seen within the final three to 4 years. When I have a look at cricketers, I have a look at who could make different groups world wide, and people three guys could make most different groups.”
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