Australian cricket star Andrew Symonds dies aged 46 in car crash
Former Australia cricketer Andrew Symonds has died in a car crash at the age of 46.
May 15, 2022
Australian cricket legend Andrew Symonds has died in a car accident in Queensland, Australian media reported on Sunday.
Symonds played 26 Test matches for Australia and posted two centuries. He played 198 One-Day Internationals for Australia, and won two World Cups.
According to a report by Reuters, multiple media outlets said Symonds had been involved in a single vehicle incident in Hervey Range, 50 km from Townsville on Saturday night.
The International Cricket Council (ICC) took to Twitter to confirm his death and mourn the loss of the cricket legend.
Cricket fans all over the world are mourning the loss of the cricket legend. Former Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Akhtar also wrote on Twitter to express his condolences over the incident.
Andrew Symonds hit his first domestic century in a match between Queensland and Tasmania in 1996. It was his 10th match playing for Queensland. The match was held in Australia's Gabba cricket stadium. Watch here.