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Cricketers around the world have been struggling to come to terms with the death of Australian Phillip Hughes on Thursday. Here Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq walks past bats and caps placed outside the Sharjah cricket ground dressing room as part of the #putoutyourbats campaign launched in memory of Hughes.

World of cricket mourns Phil Hughes

In pictures: Impact of Australian cricketer’s tragic death cuts through sporting cultures

Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes died in a Sydney hospital on Thursday after being struck by a ball and suffering a severe head injury two days earlier. 
Philip Hughes of Australia in action, during the 4th day of 4 days Tour match between Pakistan and Australia at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah.

Phillip Hughes: Profile

I’m happy to bide my time, Hughes said on cementing a Test place

A cricket ball

Factfile: Deaths on the pitch

Cricketers and umpires who have succumbed to on-field injuries

ATCUAE President Mohammed Ben Sulayem at today’s
press conference with Nasser Al Attiyah, Sheikh Khalid Al
Qassimi, Rashid Al Ketbi and Mohammed Al Mutawaa.

Al Attiyah, Shaikh Khalid braced for battle

Defending champion from Qatar wants to go all out for tenth Middle East crown this weekend

Qatar footballers begin to celebrate after the final whistle goes off during their title-decider against Saudi Arabia in the 22nd Gulf Cup at the King Fahd Stadium in Riyadh on Wednesday.

Fighting back was our strength: Mohammad

Lack of win in group stages did not bother Qatar


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