"A gun is no more dangerous than a cricket bat in the hands of a madman"
(By Prince Philip)
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Philip Hughes died in the age of 25
very sad news for the cricket fans.Very young Australian batsman Philip Hughes passed away on Thursday afternoon according to cricket Australia official news.He was just 25 years old and was injured by a bouncer delivery of Abbott during first class cricket match on Tuesday.He started his career in 1998 and here is the end of his career.
According to the statement of the team doctor Peter Brukner which he released on Thursday afternoon.
He said,"It is my sad duty to inform you that a short time ago Phillip Hughes passed away".He never regained consciousness following his injury on Tuesday. He was not in pain before he passed and was surrounded by his family and close friends.
"As a cricket community we mourn on his loss and extend our deepest sympathies to Phillip's family and friends at this incredibly sad time. Cricket Australia kindly asks that the privacy of the Hughes family, players and staff be respected."
Players, coaches and other friends had been in and out of St Vincent's Hospital in Sydney throughout Wednesday and Thursday, visiting Hughes and supporting his family, and each other. Australia's captain Michael Clarke, a close friend of Hughes, had been at the hospital until after midnight on Wednesday night and returned at about 6am on Thursday.The national coach Darren Lehmann was there as well.