England’s promising young batsman killed in accident

England’s promising young batsman killed in accident

Gujrānwāla : Pakistan | Jun 18, 2012 at 8:57 AM PDT
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LONDON: Surrey’s Tom Maynard, one of England’s most promising batsmen, has died at the age of 23, the county said on Monday.

Maynard was killed after being struck by a London Underground train in the early hours of Monday morning.

In a statement, Surrey said Maynard, the son of former Glamorgan and England batsman Matthew Maynard, was “an incredibly talented young batsman”.

British Transport Police (BTP) confirmed a 23-year-old man, named locally as Maynard, had been hit by a train early Monday morning.

A BTP spokesman said: “BTP officers were called to the line near Wimbledon Park London Underground station on Monday, 18 June after a man was struck by a District line train.


Nimss is based in Daska, Punjab, Pakistan, and is a Reporter on Allvoices.
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