West Indies legend Michael Holding set to hang up his mic - reports

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Legendary West India fast bowler Michael Holding will hang up his mic as he retires as a cricket commentator according to reports.

Holding, one of the most recognized voices in the sport has been part of the Sky commentary team for the past 20 years will call time on his commentary career at the end of the year, according to the BBC

He has also commentated all over the world, including in South Africa where his unrivalled insights made him a firm favourite with viewers.

Known as "Whispering Death" during his playing days, Holding was part of the West Indian team that swept all before them in the 1970s and 80s. He took 391 wickets across 60 Tests and 102 one-day internationals for the West Indies. 

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