Sydney: The death of former South African captain Hansie Cronje was tragic news for international cricket, Australian Cricket Board (ACB) chief executive James Sutherland said on Sunday.
Sutherland said the ACB expressed its deepest condolences. "Hansie Cronje's death is tragic and shocking news and this is a sad time for international cricket," Sutherland said. "The ACB expresses its deepest sympathies and condolences to his family and to South African cricket players, officials and followers. Hansie was an exceptional cricketer and showed thousands of Australian cricket fans his ability during South African tours to our country."
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