Kingston, Jamaica: West Indies batting legend Lawrence Rowe has launched a legal action against the Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA) for its decision to withdraw his name from the Players' Pavilion at the Sabina Park.
The Jamaica Observer newspaper reported on Thursday that lawyers for the former star batsman had already served notice to the JCA.
We received a written notification from his lawyers on Monday. It is now a legal matter and we will engage our lawyers, JCA president Lyndel Wright was quoted as saying.
Last month, the JCA pulled Rowe's name from the pavilion after he made several controversial comments in an interview....more
10:17 AM, Mar 18, 2008