queensland [Australia]May 15 (ANI): Legendary Australian cricketer Andrew Symonds, 46, was killed in a car accident on Hervey Range Road near the Alice River Bridge in Queensland, Australia, when his car skidded off the road and overturned. said a statement from Queensland Police on Saturday. evening.
This is another tragic blow to Australian cricket. Symonds is the third Australian cricket legend to pass away suddenly this year following the tragic deaths of Shane Warne and Rod Marsh in March.
Many are heartbroken by tweets expressing shock at Symonds’ death. Australian cricket coach and former cricketer Jason Neil Gillespie expressed his shock at the news of Symonds’ death. “Horrible news to wake up to,” he tweeted, adding: “Totally devastated. You will all be missed mate.” Former Fox Cricket teammate and colleague Adam Gilchrist wrote: “This really hurts.” Robert Craddock, the Australian off-roader, was killed about 50km from Townsville on Saturday night.
According to a Queensland Police statement, Symonds was in a car accident around 10:30 p.m.
Following news of the accident, paramedics arrived at the scene but were unable to revive the former Australian cricketer. Symonds was the only person in the car.
Symonds played 26 tests for Australia and was an integral part of Australia’s cue ball teams that dominated the world between 1999 and 2007.
During their retirement, both Warne and Symonds were valuable members of the Fox Cricket commentary team. (AND ME)