Earth cricket is mourning a single of its fantastic revolutionaries and figures, adhering to the shock dying of Australian fantastic Dean Jones.
The legend of the 1986 tied Test in Madras and a single of the best a single-day global players the recreation has at any time observed, Jones suffered a heart attack in Mumbai, exactly where he was stationed to commentate on the IPL for broadcaster Star Sports.
It is recognized previous star Brett Lee was on the scene and carried out CPR on the fifty nine-12 months-aged, but was not able to conserve Jones’ daily life.
Jones is survived by his wife Jane and two daughters, Phoebe and Isabella.
The television crew doing the job with Jones are recognized to be in a distressed condition adhering to his shock collapse all around the middle of the day in Mumbai, with previous cricket greats Brian Lara, Graeme Swann, Lee