Phillip Hughes 1988 - 2014
Cricket Scotland offers its deepest condolences to the family and friends of Australia batsman Phillip Hughes, who has passed away following an injury he suffered during a first-class match at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Tuesday.
The cricketing fraternity is a strong and close community. We are all shocked and saddened by what has happened to Phillip Hughes and our thoughts are with those affected by this tragic event.
Cricket Scotland Chairman, Keith Oliver, said: “Our thoughts are with our Australian cricket family, following the sad passing of Phillip Hughes. He was an exceptionally talented cricketer who entertained the cricketing world, and he will be sorely missed.”