Legendary Australian cricketer Andrew Symonds has passed away in a car crash, confirmed Cricket Australia on Sunday. In response to studies, Symonds was concerned in a single-car accident outdoors Townsville in Queensland state on Saturday night time.
It was certainly a stunning information, particularly for Australian cricket followers, as Symonds’ deadly crash comes simply months after the sudden deaths of fellow Australian greats Shane Warne and Rod Marsh, who each died unexpectedly from coronary heart assaults.
No marvel the tragic demise of Symonds, aged 46, has hit the cricket group exhausting, and a number of gamers – previous and current – took to social media to specific their disappointment, admiration and sympathies.
Former Aussie captain and Symonds’ teammate Adam Gilchrist expressed his disappointment and wrote: “Consider your most loyal, enjoyable, loving buddy who would do something for you. That’s Roy”
Consider your most loyal, enjoyable, loving buddy who would do something for you. That’s Roy. 💔😞
— Adam Gilchrist (@gilly381) May 15, 2022
Indian spin legend Harbhajan Singh paid his tributes to the Queenslander. He took to Twitter and wrote: “Shocked to listen to in regards to the sudden demise of Andrew Symonds. Gone too quickly. Heartfelt condolences to the household and buddies. Prayers for the departed soul #RIPSymonds.”
Shocked to listen to in regards to the sudden demise of Andrew Symonds. Gone too quickly. Heartfelt condolences to the household and buddies. Prayers for the departed soul 🙏#RIPSymonds
— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) May 15, 2022
Former Australian worldwide Darren Lehmann expressed his shock and wrote: “Take care of your self up there, nice man, I’m 💔, liked him a lot, and our ideas are with the household right now. Hug your family members xx #RIPRoy.”
— Darren Lehmann (@darren_lehmann) May 15, 2022
South African nice Jonty Rhodes penned down a heartwarming message whereas paying wealthy tributes to Symonds.
“Have had the privilege to work with some “massive names” within the IPL, in addition to a few “massive characters “. Andrew Symmonds was a fierce competitor and beneficiant teammate. Arguably the best all-round fielder ever, on prime of his contribution with each bat n ball. #RIPRoy,” tweeted Rhodes.
Have had the privilege to work with some “massive names” within the IPL,in addition to a few “massive characters “. Andrew Symmonds was a fierce competitor and beneficiant teammate. Arguably the best all-round fielder ever, on prime of his contribution with each bat n ball. #RIPRoy pic.twitter.com/fhDDDIRWD1
— Jonty Rhodes (@JontyRhodes8) May 15, 2022
Right here is how others reacted:
Vale Andrew Symonds.
We’re shocked and saddened by the lack of the loveable Queenslander, who has tragically handed away on the age of 46. pic.twitter.com/ZAn8lllskK
— Cricket Australia (@CricketAus) May 15, 2022
A tragic day for cricket with the passing away of Australian nice Andrew Symonds .
Sending prayers and ideas to his household.
— Mohammed Azharuddin (@azharflicks) May 15, 2022
Horrible and stunning. Andrew Symonds is not any extra. Too many good individuals have gone away too quickly. R.I.P. mate.
— Aakash Chopra (@cricketaakash) May 15, 2022
RIP Roy ❤️☹️
— Graeme Swann (@Swannyg66) May 15, 2022
@FoxCricket hearts damaged once more…if we had been Ted Lasso, he was our Roy Kent…referred to as it straight..didn’t do fluff…was true to himself…loyal…quirky…will probably be missed without end …ideas with household and buddies… R.I.P. Andrew Symonds
— Kerry O’Keeffe (@kokeeffe49) May 15, 2022
— David Hussey (@DavidHussey29) May 15, 2022
— Michael Clarke (@MClarke23) May 15, 2022
Devastated to listen to about Andrew Symonds passing away in a automotive crash in Australia. We shared an important relationship on & off the sphere. Ideas & prayers with the household. #AndrewSymonds pic.twitter.com/QMZMCwLdZs
— Shoaib Akhtar (@shoaib100mph) May 14, 2022
Horrendous information to get up to.
Completely devastated. We’re all gonna miss you mate.☹️ #RIPRoy
— Jason Gillespie 🌱 (@dizzy259) May 14, 2022
That is so devastating 😞
Roy was A lot enjoyable to be round
Our Ideas are with Symonds household #RIPRoy
— Damien Fleming (@bowlologist) May 14, 2022
Heartbroken!! RIP Roy 💔 pic.twitter.com/0WVlkuhI38
— Ashleigh Gardner (@akgardner97) May 14, 2022
We’re saddened to be taught of the tragic demise of Australian legend Andrew Symonds.
Relaxation in Peace, Roy 💔 pic.twitter.com/sp6rTKri2k
— SunRisers Hyderabad (@SunRisers) May 15, 2022
Such heartbreaking information!
Andrew Symonds was an entertaining cricketer and a terrific all-rounder.
Might his soul relaxation in peace 🙏 pic.twitter.com/4irvHr7LtB
— DK (@DineshKarthik) May 15, 2022
Deeply saddened to listen to in regards to the passing of #AndrewSymonds following a automotive crash final night time 💔
— Delhi Capitals (@DelhiCapitals) May 15, 2022
Former Australian all-rounder Andrew Symonds handed away in a automotive accident. He was solely 46.
Two time World Cup Winner.
By no means misplaced a World Cup Match.
His excellent knock of 143* towards Pakistan in World Cup 2003 is the second highest ODI rating by a quantity 6 batsman.#RIP pic.twitter.com/Ao08vMEu7l
— Cricketopia (@CricketopiaCom) May 15, 2022
— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) May 15, 2022
Thanks for the recollections, Roy. Relaxation In Peace mate. pic.twitter.com/GJEWaaKpsV
— Queensland Cricket (@qldcricket) May 15, 2022
Oh expensive Lord!! No!!!😢
Condolences to the Symonds household and buddies.#RIPRoy
— Mpumelelo Mbangwa (@mmbangwa) May 15, 2022
We’re extraordinarily saddened to learn in regards to the unlucky passing away of Australian legend Andrew Symonds. 💔
Relaxation in peace, Symo. pic.twitter.com/CEcQUFtma2
— Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets) May 15, 2022
Andrew Symonds 💔
— Gujarat Titans (@gujarat_titans) May 15, 2022
— Shikhar Dhawan (@SDhawan25) May 15, 2022
Shocked to listen to about passing of Andrew Symonds.First got here throughout him in Darwin touring for NZ Rising Gamers in 94. Absolute weapon of a person.Lean & imply trying,all of us thought he have to be a quick bowler.Got here out and smashed us around the park batting at 4 as an alternative! #AndrewSymonds
— Kerry Walmsley (@WalmsleyKerry) May 15, 2022