Phil Hughes: Tributes Pour In On Twitter From Around The World

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12:44 pm 27 Nov, 2014


The death of Australian cricketer Phil Hughes has left the cricket world in shock. Condolences poured in from around the world expressing shock that a promising cricketer died while playing at the young age of 25. In his career, tragically cut short by a bouncer, Phil Hughes left a mark on the sport and those who were close to him.

Phil Hughes injury helmet

Glenn McGrath:

Harry Styles:


Virat Kohli:

Shane Warne:


Greg Blewett:

Lord’s Cricket Ground:


Ian Botham:


Craig McDermott:



Matthew Hayden:

Adam Gilchrist:


Darren Lehmann:



Mahela Jayawardena:

(He also changed the background image of his account in memory of Phil Hughes)

AB de Villiers:



Mark Boucher:

BBC News Australia:



VVS Laxman:

Sachin Tendulkar:



Phil Hughes, baseball player for Minnesota, who was confused for his cricketing namesake:

Anil Kumble:

Stuart Broad:

James Anderson:

Joe Root:

Michael Vaughn:

Stephanie Rice:

Shaun Marsh:

Shaun Pollock:

Dale Steyn:


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