Former Australian cricketer and commentator Dean Jones died on Wednesday in Mumbai from a heart attack. Cricket World is shocked and saddened by his demise. He was 59 years old. He was associated with Star Sports’ commentary team for the current season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) and was in Mumbai. Explain that due to corona virus, the current season of the league is being played outside the country in the United Arab Emirates.
Shocking news, legendary cricketer Dean Jones dies just before RCB vs KXIP match
To pay tribute to him, the players of both the teams have landed on the ground today by tying a black band on their arms. From the time of the toss, both captain Virat Kohli of Royal Challengers Bangalore and KL Rahul of Kings XI Punjab came to the ground, both of them had a black band mourning on their arms. After this, the players of both teams were also seen tying the black band on the field. Dean Jones was also commenting on the match between Mumbai and Kolkata last night.
Jones was part of the IPL commentary panel this time, with Brett Lee, Brian Lara, Graeme Swann and Scott Styris doing commentaries from Mumbai.