• Andrew Symonds was a born entertainer and a reluctant celebrity | Angus Fontaine

    3 days ago - By The Guardian

    Most of all he was a true allrounder, on and off the field, and leaves behind a legacy of greatness To a generation of 21st-century cricket fans, Andrew Symonds was a real-life action hero. He had Superman's physique, Batman's mystery, The Hulk's power and The Flash's agility. Little wonder cricket-mad kids worshipped him across three decades. With a few swings of his bat, an over of crafty medium pace or off-spin, or a spectacular leap, dive and throw in the field, Symonds could turn a game on its head. He was a gifted athlete, a born entertainer and a reluctant celebrity. Most of all, a...
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  • A life in pictures: Symonds' remarkable career revisited after tragic death

    4 days ago - By Fox Sports

    The cricket world is celebrating the life and career of Andrew Symonds, after the Australian cricket great died in a car accident overnight , aged 46.
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