Australian batsman Phil Hughes in critical condition
November 26 , 2014
Phil Hughes, the Australian batsman, is in a serious condition and had to undergo emergency surgery after he was hit on the head in a Sheffield Shield encounter, according to media reports.
The 25-year-old South Australia player collapsed and had to be taken away on a stretcher after a delivery from Sean Abbott, a New South Wales bowler, missed his helmet and struck him on the head.
According to a statement from South Australian Cricket, the surgery’s outcome would be known in the next one or two days.