Concerns about Woolmer
WHAT HAPPENED THE LATEST NEWS on Pakistani cricket coach Bob Woolmer’s death in Jamaica is that latest findings suggest that he may have been strangled, as bones in his neck were broken. Woolmer – who had earlier coached SA’s Proteas – was found dead after Pakistan lost unexpectedly to Ireland. Local Jamaican newspapers reported that police are now treating his death as a homicide. DIE BURGER reported that Woolmer’s death shocked the cricketing world and again placed the spotlight on the intense pressure faced by sportsmen at the highest level. Woolmer laid the foundation for the cricket SA now plays, the paper said, and the game had lost a major force. The Star said many cricketing heroes whose careers he helped to form mourn Woolmer’s death.
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