Lance Murray passes away at 91
Former Trinidad and Tobago cricketer and sports administrator, Lance Murray passed away on Sunday at the age of 91.
Murray, the father of former West Indies wicketkeeper Deryck Murray, was a first class cricketer himself for T&T, and was inducted into the Sports Hall of Fame in 1995 for his role as a sports administrator.
He was also among 50 persons honoured by the T&T Cricket Board (TTCB), last month, during a special event to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the nation's independence.
Murray (Lance) received a Public Service Medal of Merit (gold) in 1981 for dedicated service throughout his working career, and the Chaconia Medal Gold in 1992 for long and meritorious service to T&T in the sphere of sports administration.