Bowler Abbott gets best wishes

NSW paceman Sean Abbott, who bowled the bouncer that felled Phillip Hughes, is being supported by teammates and counsellors.
Athletics great Sebastian Coe is eyeing off the presidency of the international athletics federation.
American star Jordan Spieth leads the Australian Open but he expects Adam Scott to rally strongly from his disappointing three-over-par 74.
Sachin Tendulkar said he was shocked to hear about the death of Phillip Hughes, a former teammate of the Indian great at the Mumbai Indians.
Viewed as selfish just days ago, Michael Clarke has been praised as a rock for the devastated family of Phillip Hughes.

Hughes killed by freak injury

Phillip Hughes was killed by a freak injury, with only 100 cases ever reported worldwide, says Australia cricket team doctor Peter Brukner.

Family stunned by Hughes' death

Phil Hughes' family devastated by loss of son and brother.
Andrew Bogut and the Golden State Warriors have continued their brilliant start to the NBA season.

Batsman Phillip Hughes dead at 25

Australian cricket mourns former Test batsman Phillip Hughes who died after being hit by a bouncer two days ago.
Waratahs winger Rob Horne will make his first Test start of the spring tour in Australia's blockbuster clash with England at Twickenham.

New rules, as IPTL tennis starts

The International Premier Tennis League debuts its fast-paced, TV-friendly format this weekend in the Philippines.
Macksville locals have remembered Phillip Hughes as a "favourite son".
Australian women's world surfing championship hopefuls Stephanie Gilmore, Sally Fitzgibbons and Tyler Wright have reached the last eight of the Maui Pro.
A request to halt construction of the Olympic golf course because of environmental concerns has been rejected by a Rio de Janeiro judge.
India and the Cricket Australia XI will not be in action at Adelaide Oval, as players mourn the desperately unlucky death of Phillip Hughes.

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