Former Australian all-round cricketer Andre Symonds breathed his final after he encountered a automobile accident in Townsville.
Andrew Symonds of Australia. Courtesy: PTI
- Andrew Symonds handed away on Saturday
- Symonds’ sister visited the scene of tragedy
- Symonds was an integral a part of Australia for greater than a decade.
Andrew Symonds’ sister Louise is heartbroken after her beloved brother breathed his final on Saturday, May 14. The 46-year-old handed away after he encountered a automobile accident in Townsville when his car misplaced management. The bystanders rushed to the accident spot, however had been unable to avoid wasting the previous Australian cricketer, who succumbed to his accidents.
On Sunday, May 15, Louise went to the place the place the accident passed off and positioned a handwritten notice. In her notice, she wrote how a lot she loves her brother and the way a lot she misses him.
“Gone far too soon! Rest in peace Andrew. I wish we had one more day, one more phone call. My heart is broken. I will always love you my brother,” Louise wrote within the notice.
Floral tributes lay on the crash website the place Andrew “Roy” Symonds misplaced his life on Saturday night time, exterior of Townsville.
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The Queensland Police are presently investigating the matter and can get a report prepared on the incident. Going by reviews from Channel 9, “there are a lot of brake marks on the road from where his car veered off before it eventually rolled”.
“At this stage, police still have no idea why he left the road. One rumour that’s going around by locals is he may have swerved to miss an animal but everything’s under investigation at the moment.”
Symonds grew to become the third Australian cricketer to move away in 2022 after wicketkeeper Rodney Marsh and the legendary spin-wizard Shane Warne. Symonds was additionally part of the 2003 and 2007 World Cup-winning Australian squad.
He additionally plied his commerce for the now-defunct Deccan Chargers and the five-time champions Mumbai Indians (MI) within the Indian Premier League (IPL). Not solely was he an efficient batter, but in addition greater than a useful medium tempo bowler.