Sunday, November 30, 2014

Umpire died after hit by the cricket ball

Before getting out of the shock of Hughes death An Israeli umpire was died after he was struck by a ball during a league game in the port city of Ashdod, south of Tel Aviv. The incident shocked everyone as the cricket world mourns the passing of Australia batsman Phillip Hughes this week from head injuries after being struck by a ball. During the league game in Ashdod the ball hit by the batsman was ricocheted off the stumps and struck the umpire Hillel Awasker. Israel newspaper Haaretz quoted that doctors who tried to resuscitate Awasker as saying that he suffered a heart attack after being hit by the ball. Awasker was taken to hospital in a critical condition and doctors were unable to revive him. Awasker was a former captain of the Israel team and had represented Israel in five ICC trophies since 1982.

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