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What a co-incidence - Phillip Hughes' brother Jason Hughes gets out on 63!
Well, just about two weeks back, Phillip Hughes was simply a player of Australian cricket team. Honestly, he was not a very well known name in the world of cricket. He did not possess unique records or had never attained a star cricketer status.

But during a local match, one routine bouncer from Sean Abbott proved fatal and he died in the hospital in Sydney. A very concerned world of sport and the masses around the globe bid a heart touching farewell to him. A timely and relevant debate is still going on as to the level of attacking and dangerous bowling that needs to be permitted.

But this unfortunate incident did not prevent his older brother Jason to put on his pads and resume playing cricket. This gesture of Jason has confirmed that the show must go on. But the turning point of the story is that Jason also got out on 63, the same score on which Phillip Hughes died. Jason even did not notice that he was playing on the similar score.

This might prove to be sheer co-incidence but the episode has again reminded the fans untimely death of Phillip Hughes.

To pay tribute to Phil Hughes who was hit on the back of his neck when he was batting at 63 runs, cricketers observed a 63-second silence before their games in the weekend after his unfortunate death.

In Australian domestic matches normally the juniors have to retire at the individual score of 50, but to show respect to Hughes they were allowed to bat till the score of 63. A young cricketer who opted to retired at the score of 37, later donated his runs to Hughes to make his last inning score 100.

Cricket Australia has changed the official status of retired hurt registered against the name of Hughes into not out. Also the late batsman's' one-day international cricket uniform number 64 has been retired by the cricket Australia.

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