Cricket fraternity condoles Phil Hughes death

first_imgAustralian cricketer Phil Hughes passed away on Thursday morning two days after getting hit by a bouncer on the head playing in a Sheffield Shield game.The 25-year-old would have turned 26 this November 30 and with Michael Clarke injured he was likely to be drafted in Australia’s squad for the first Test against India.After his death, cricketers and former players took to Twitter to express their condolences. Sad day for cricket @CricketAus Phil Hughes RIP. Knew him whilst he came over to MI, thorough Pro..will miss you. @mipaltan&; Anil Kumble (@anilkumble1074) November 27, 2014 Heart broken! A very dark day. You will be missed, Phil Hughes. My prayers and thoughts go out to his family & friends.&; AB de Villiers (@ABdeVilliers17) November 27, 2014 Absolutely shocked to hear the news of Phil Hughes passing away! Thoughts and prays are with his family as well as Sean Abbott!&; Shaun Pollock (@7polly7) November 27, 2014 No no no no no. RIP Phillip Hughes&; Adam Gilchrist (@gilly381) November 27, 2014 Devastating news, Phillip Hughes #RIP you will be sadly missed by us all, thoughts & prayers go out to the Hughes family.&; Tom Moody (@TomMoodyCricket) November 27, 2014 No man.shocking news that Phil Hughes has passed away.cant believe it.Everyone close to him will be in my prayers.#cricketingfamily&; Faf Du Plessis (@faf1307) November 27, 2014 Shocked and saddened. Phil Hughes you will live on in our hearts. RIP worst day in world cricket #peace #PhilHughes&; Suresh Raina (@ImRaina) November 27, 2014No words can describe the loss ? Rip; Brett Lee (@BrettLee_58) November 27, 2014Rest peacefully our little brother…may God hold you in the palm of his hand forever. Deepest sympathies to the Hughes Family and friends&; Matthew Hayden AM (@HaydosTweets) November 27, 2014 Saddest day in cricket fraternity. Rest in peace mate and Sean Abbott stay strong #PhilHughes&; Rohit Sharma (@ImRo45) November 27, 2014 Shocking!!! What a tragedy. Untimely death of phil Hughes. My heartfelt condolences to his family and friends. May his soul RIP #Devastated&; VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) November 27, 2014 Shocked to hear about Phil. Sad day for cricket. Deepest condolences to family, friends and well wishers. RIP #PhilipHughes&; sachin tendulkar (@sachin_rt) November 27, 2014last_img