SYDNEY (AP) A state funeral for cricket star Phil Hughes has been called off after consultation with his family.
Hughes died Nov. 27, two days after he was hit by a ball during a match at Sydney Cricket Ground. He was 25.
More than 5,000 people, including Australia teammates and players from around the world, attended a funeral in his hometown of Macksville, New South Wales, last...
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12 days ago
SYDNEY (AP) The scheduled first test between Australia and India has been postponed due to the death of Australian player Phil Hughes, with no new date set.
The game at Brisbane's `Gabba ground was to have started Thursday, and Cricket Australia was yet to announce new dates.
Australian cricket remains in mourning for opening batsman Phil Hughes who died Thursday, having not regained...
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21 days ago
Australia team doctor Peter Brukner says batsman Phillip Hughes has died in hospital, two days after being struck in the head by a cricket ball during a domestic first-class match.
Brukner issued a statement saying "It is my sad duty to inform you that a short time ago Phillip Hughes passed away. He never regained consciousness following his injury on Tuesday."
Brukner said Hughes...
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23 days ago
Australian cricketer Phil Hughes is in critical condition after being struck in the head by a ball during a match at the Sydney Cricket Ground Tuesday. The 25-year-old South Australia batsman was knocked unconscious and reportedly stopped breathing as doctors attempted to resuscitate him on the field after being hit by the "bouncer" on the side of his head, according to BBC...
There was a scary scene in an Australian cricket match Tuesday.
Cricketer Phil Hughes is in critical condition after he was hit in the head with a ball in a match at Sydney Cricket Ground.
The 25-year-old was batting when a a bouncer came up and struck him in the head. Hughes didn’t immediately go to the ground but ended up collapsing just moments after being struck with the ball...
As we near the end of Major League Baseball’s regular season, incentive bonuses in player contracts are coming into play with only a few games remaining. In the case of Minnesota Twins pitcher Phil Hughes, his 2014 season comes to an end agonizingly short of an additional $500,000. Hughes was to receive the half million […]
God owes Phil Hughes some money.
The Minnesota Twins’ ace was cruising along during Wednesday night’s game against the Arizona Diamondbacks, pitching eight complete innings of five-hit, one-run ball. He was all set to come out for the ninth when it began to rain. And rain. And rain.
The delay lasted 66 minutes, so Twins manager Ron Gardenhire naturally turned to reliever Jared...
It’s been a rough year for the Minnesota Twins. They enter play on Wednesday with the second worst record in the American League, having finished fourth or fifth in the AL Central the last four seasons. One of the team’s bright spots has been Right hand pitcher Phil Hughes, who entered today’s game against the Arizona Diamondbacks with a 15-10 record and very respectable...
It’s unclear exactly what Minnesota Twins starting pitcher was trying to accomplish during Thursday’s game against the Kansas City Royals, but one thing is certain: It certainly was quite weird. During the bottom of the 6th, Hughes served up a meatball to Royals catcher Sal Perez, who gladly took advantage of the pitch right down […] The post Phil Hughes loses mind, sticks...
With two months completed in the regular season, the Minnesota Twins continue to search for a solid win streak and a consistent record above the .500 mark. With much of the season still left to play, there are three prospects that could make an impact in the lineup this year if they were to make an appearance.
Byron Buxton, OF
Prior to the 2014 season, Buxton...