IND vs AUS: Why did Australian players wear black armbands in the Ahmedabad Test? Knowing the reason, you will also be sad

IND vs AUS 4th Test Pat Cummins Mother Australian Team Armbands

IND vs AUS 4th Test: The fourth match of the series being played between India and Australia is being played in Ahmedabad. On the second day of this match, when the players of Australia came on the ground, black bands were tied on their shoulders, seeing which everyone was surprised. Although the reason behind this is very sad, listening to which you will also have tears in your eyes.

Because of this Australian players tied black band

In fact, the mother of Australian team captain Pat Cummins passed away tragically on Saturday morning. She was suffering from illness for a long time and was undergoing treatment. Pat Cummins also left the Test series and went back home to take care of his mother. He left immediately after the Delhi Test.

Australian Cricket expressed grief over the death of Pat Cummins’ mother and wrote in a tweet that ‘We are deeply saddened by the death of Maria Cummins overnight. On behalf of Cricket Australia, we extend our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Pat Cummins. The Australian men’s team will wear a black armband today as a mark of respect.

Cummins may be out of ODI series as well

Pat Cummins was very fond of his mother and in this sad time, he will not be able to return to the cricket field soon. Although these decisions are in their hands. But if he thinks of staying out of the field for some time, then he will not be able to play in the series starting from March 18 and the team will have to make another player the captain.

Australia squad for ODI series

Pat Cummins (captain), Steve Smith, David Warner, Alex Carey, Cameron Green, Travis Head, Sean Abbott, Mitchell Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Ashton Agar, Josh Inglis, Marnus Labuschagne, Mitchell Starc, Marcus Stoinis and Adam Zampa.

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