Dean Jones dead: Australian cricket legend suffers heart attack in India

Davida Erdahl

Globe cricket is mourning a single of its wonderful revolutionaries and figures, following the shock death of Australian wonderful Dean Jones.

The legend of the 1986 tied Test in Madras and a single of the finest a single-day intercontinental players the match has ever noticed, Jones experienced a coronary heart attack in Mumbai, in which he was stationed to commentate on the IPL for broadcaster Star Sports.

It is understood former star Brett Lee was on the scene and performed CPR on the fifty nine-calendar year-aged, but was unable to conserve Jones’ lifetime.

Jones is survived by his spouse Jane and two daughters, Phoebe and Isabella.

The television crew operating with Jones are understood to be in a distressed state following his shock collapse about the middle of the day in Mumbai, with former cricket greats Brian Lara, Graeme Swann, Lee and Sunil Gavaskar among those people keeping with him

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