The Sunday Mail (Queensland)



THE NSW coroner will conduct an inquest into the death of Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes during a firstclass match at the Sydney Cricket Ground.

The 25-year-old former Test batsman died after being struck in the head by a shortpitch­ed delivery while batting for South Australia against NSW in a Sheffield Shield match on November 25. A coroner’s court spokesman said a date for the inquest would be set on September 29.

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