Caribbean Life – For years they partnered to create a legendary and formidable duo driving terror and trepidation into batsmen across the world, now his nation has seen it fit to knight Charlie Griffith placing him on the same pedestal as Sir Wesley Hall.

Summary

  • For years they partnered to create a legendary and formidable duo driving terror and trepidation into batsmen across the world, now his nation has seen it fit to knight Charlie Griffith placing him on the same pedestal as Sir Wesley Hall.
  • Charles Cristopher Griffith was anointed a Knight of St.
  • The honour was been long in coming as Sir Charles’ reign of terror on the cricket pitch had been in collusion with Wes Hall who received his anointing as Knight Bachelor in 2012, earning him the title ‘Sir Wesley.’
  • Griffith’s first game was at the fifth and final Test of the 1959-60 series against England, at Queen’s Park Oval, Port-of-Spain, where he shared the new ball with Wes Hall.
  • The Griffith and Hall Stand at Kensington Oval today stands in testament to the friendship and partnership in devastation that the two inflicted for the West Indies.

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