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Hyderabad cricketer died while playing in tournament

The cricketer was immediately shifted to the Star hospital by other players when he collapsed while bowling in a cricket tournament.

Written by: India TV Sports Desk, New Delhi [ Published on: January 27, 2018 15:45 IST ]
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A 25-year old Antony, a resident of Nandi Nagar collapsed and died while he was participating in a tournament. 

Antony was participating in a small cricket tournament in Hyderabad and was bowling when he suddenly collapsed. The cricketer was immediately shifted to the Star hospital by other players.

The doctors declared that Antony had passed away midway when they were on their way to the hospital.

There was no case registered as the death was of a natural cause and he died of due to a cardiac arrest.

Parents of the deceased did not file any complaint.

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