Sad news coming right from the cricket world as a famous cricketer is no more in this world now. We are talking about former Saurashtra batsman Mulubha Jadeja. He died at his residence here today following age-related complications. A family source reveals.
Jadeja was 88 years old. He was a right-handed batsman, represented Saurashtra and Railways between 1945 and 1964. He played 31 first-class matches, scoring 1,373 runs with an average of 26.92.
Over his demise, the Saurashtra Cricket Association (SCA) expressed its grief. SCA media manager Himanshu Shah said in a media release said that,
“The governing body and everyone at the SCA is saddened by the demise of Saurashtra’s prominent yesteryear cricketer Mulubha.”
May his soul rest in peace! It is a sad day for Indian cricket world!