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Former Australia cricketer & famous commentator Dean Jones, in Mumbai for IPL commentary, dies of heart attack

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The Australian former cricketer Dean Jones passed away on Thursday due to cardiac arrest.This Aussie player who had been covering the Indian Premier League from Mumbai since September 19 suffered a cardiac arrest that had lead to his demise.

“It is with great sadness that we share the news of passing away of Mr.Dean Mervyn Jones ” was the statement released by Star India for whom he had been working since the start of IPL.

Even though he remained a superstar in the cricket world he was removed from the ten sports commentary panel when he described Hashim Amla, the proteas batsman as a “Muslim terrorist” because of his long beard. Dean Jones has left some valuable contributions to the cricket world and people would consider his loss as a huge loss for the cricket fraternity!

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