The world of cricket were left shocked when Australia batsman Phil Hughes remains in critical condition after undergoing surgery on a head injury suffered during the Sheffield Shield match between New South Wales and South Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground.
The 25-year-old left-hander collapsed at the SCG after after being hit by bouncer - a delivery from Sean Abbott.
Here are some of the tweets to the incident, offering their support to the great batsman.
Thoughts are with my little mate Hughsy and his family. He is a fighter and a champion and he will get through this. Praying for you buddy.
— David Warner (@davidwarner31) November 25, 2014
Our thoughts and prayers are with phil and his family! He is a great fighter and a great young man!
— Darren Lehmann (@darren_lehmann) November 25, 2014
Never have I met a stronger more determined person. Fight hard my little brother like I know you can. Love you
— Daniel Smith (@13DSmith) November 25, 2014
Prayers are with Phil Hughes and his family , wishing him all the best cracking lad !
— andrew flintoff (@flintoff11) November 25, 2014
I can't believe what I've just heard about Phil Hughes. Everything crossed for a full and speedy recovery. He's a cracking bloke.
— Graeme Swann (@Swannyg66) November 25, 2014
Our thoughts are with Phil Hughes and his family. Feeling for everyone that was at the game too. #staystrong
— Jason Gillespie (@YCCCDizzy) November 25, 2014
Thoughts & prayers go out to Phil Hughes with that horrible incident. Hoping for a speedy recovery
— AB de Villiers (@ABdeVilliers17) November 25, 2014
Dear Lord, if ever the need for footprints in the sand, it's now #PhilHughes #courage #strength
— Adam Gilchrist (@gilly381) November 25, 2014
Just heard the news about Phil Hughes, thoughts & prayers are with you & your family. Hang in there buddy, we are all fighting with u !!!
— Shane Warne (@ShaneWarne) November 25, 2014
Awful news about Phil Hughes. Fight hard, everyone's thoughts are with you and your family.
— Stuart Broad (@StuartBroad8) November 25, 2014
Still in shock over Phil Hughes. How quickly life can change! Thoughts & prayers tonight. One of the nicest blokes in the game.
— Michael Slater (@mj_slats) November 25, 2014
Awful news about Phil Hughes. Sickening to hear. Praying for him and his family.
— James Anderson (@jimmy9) November 25, 2014
All my prayers are with Phil Hughes and his family at this time for him to pull through and recover fully and fast from his injury.
— Kumar Sangakkara (@KumarSanga2) November 25, 2014
Thoughts and prayers with Phil Hughes all the way. Fight it out mate. You are a top man. All the strength goes out to you and your family.
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) November 25, 2014
C'mon, Phil Hughes ...you can do this
— David 'Bumble' Lloyd (@BumbleCricket) November 25, 2014
Think we should consider the feelings too of young Sean Abbott, whose bouncer felled Phil Hughes. He will need support as well.
— mike selvey (@selvecricket) November 25, 2014
Thoughts also go out to a great young kid @seanabbott77 Stay strong mate! #CricketFamily
— Marcus North (@Marcus_North) November 25, 2014
Thoughts with Phil Hughes from this side of the Tasman, team @CricketAus ^RI
— BLACKCAPS (@BLACKCAPS) November 25, 2014
All the thoughts of the global cricketing community are with Australia's Philip Hughes #CricketFamily pic.twitter.com/F5o6GjXzKB
— ICC (@ICC) November 25, 2014
The Guyana batsman - Assad Fudadin has been added to the Caribbean Test Squad for the tour to South Africa, starting next month in December.
The 29-year-old Left-handed batsman has made three Tests appearances for West Indies and will replace Darren Bravo, who withdrew because of his personal reasons.
Dec 17: First Test, Super Sport Park
Dec 26: Second Test, St George’s Park
Jan 2: Third Test, Centurion
West Indies will play three Tests, three T20 and five ODI’s in South Africa.
West Indies Test squad: Denesh Ramdin (capt), Sulieman Benn, Shivnarine Chanderpaul, Sheldon Cottrell, Jermaine Blackwood, Kraigg Brathwaite, Chris Gayle, Jason Holder, Assad Fudadin, Shannon Gabriel, Kemar Roach, Marlon Samuels, Leon Johnson, Jerome Taylor, Chadwick Walton.
The Indian cricketers - Virender Sehwag, Yuvraj Singh, Harbhajan Singh and Gautam Gambhir will have to prove the selectors that they are still capable of playing in the 2015 World Cup.
Probably it will be their last chance to prove themselves when Delhi takes on Mumbai in the pre-quarterfinals of Vijay Hazare trophy at Rajkot in-order to get selected for the World Cup, which begins on February 14 in Australia and New Zealand.
It is understood If both Sehwag and Gambhir manage to score a decent runs on scoreboard, the possibilities for their return to national team.
In Yuvraj’s case - Punjab will have to face Gujarat in Rajkot. Despite had a poor performance in the North Zone qualifiers - all eyes will be on the 32-year-old allrounder and the spinner Harbhajan Singh, who will look to improve on their game in order to earn a ticket to the World Cup.
It might be the last opportunity for all these four player to convince the selectors for the World Cup selections.
The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) have announced their 13-man squad for the first two ODIs against Zimbabwe, starting on November 21.
Uncapped Legspinner Jubair Hossain and all-rounder Sabbir Rahman has been included for the first two ODIs series against Zimbabwe.
Nov 21: 1st ODI at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong
Nov 23: 2nd ODI at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong
Nov 26: 3rd ODI at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur
Nov 28: 4th ODI at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur
Dec 1: 5th ODI at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur
*All the ODIs encounters are day and night, 07:30 GMT.
ODI squad: Masrafe Mortaza (capt), Shakib Al Hasan (vice-capt), Anamul Haque, Mominul Haque, Mahmudullah, Shabbir Rahman, Imrul Kayes, Tamim Iqbal, Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Rubel Hossain, Arafat Sunny, Al-Amin Hossain, Jubair Hossain.
#BANvsZIM : The Tiger squad for the 1st two ODI's have been announced. To have a look, follow the link: http://t.co/YDNvLP6bgv
— Bangladesh Cricket (@BCBtigers) November 15, 2014
Sussex opening batsman Luke Wells has penned a new two-year deal with the Division One club, that will keep him at Hove at the end of the 2016 season.
We're delighted to announce that LUKE WELLS has signed a new two-year contract with Sussex @luke_wells07 #GOSBTS pic.twitter.com/xcOPRcDDhVThe 23-year-old, who joined Sussex in 2010 has scored 942 runs in the County Championship last season and helped the county to finish third in this summer.
— Sussex CCC (@SussexCCC) November 11, 2014
"I'm obviously pleased to finally put pen to paper and get things sorted," the left-hander revealed in a statement. "I absolutely love the club and I've been walking round here for as long as I can remember.
"I'm very proud to represent Sussex and hope I will be able to do so for many years in the future, to bring success to both the club and myself."
Sussex have secured a couple of good signing for the upcoming season, with Tymal Mills and Ajmal Shahzad.
Wells took twitter to express his feeling after committing himself to the Sussex for the next two years.