Former Australia all rounder Andrew Symonds dies in car crash
News Daily Digital Desk: Former Australian all-rounder Andrew Symonds has died at the age of 47. He died in a tragic road accident on Sunday night. Cricket world mourns the untimely demise of former Aussie star.
Shane Warne died just 1 month and 10 days ago. Meanwhile, Adam Gilchrist, Michael Bevan and Jason Gillespie could not accept the untimely demise of Symonds. Cricket Australia and the ICC have expressed their condolences.
– Adam Gilchrist (gilly381) May 14, 2022
Horrendous news to wake up to.
Utterly devastated. We are all gonna miss you mate #RIPRoy
– Jason Gillespie 🌱 (iz dizzy259) May 14, 2022
Heartbreaking. Aussie cricket losing another hero.
Stunned. Co-team members 2003 World Cup. Amazing talent.
– Michael Bevan (mbevan12) May 15, 2022
Vale Andrew Symonds.
We are shocked and saddened by the loss of the loveable Queenslander, who has tragically passed away at the age of 46. pic.twitter.com/ZAn8lllskK
– Cricket Australia (rCricketAus) May 15, 2022
– ICC (CICC) May 15, 2022
The accident happened in Townsville, Australia, around 11pm local time on Sunday, according to Australian police sources. Symonds’ car lost control and overturned as it took a turn near Alice River Bridge on Harvey Range Road. Symonds and one of his companions were rescued and taken to hospital, where he died. Cricket world mourns Symonds’ death
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Symonds has played 26 Tests, 198 ODIs and 14 T20Is for Australia. He took 506 runs and 133 wickets in ODI cricket. Symonds scored 1462 runs in Tests, including two centuries. He played in the Australian jersey from 1997 to 2012. Andrew was also a member of the team that won the 2003 and 2006 World Cups. Cricket has been involved in controversy more than once in his life. Symonds has also been associated with cricket as a commentator since his retirement. His demise caused irreparable damage to the cricketing world.
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