Afghanistan prime order batsman Najeeb Tarakai has died from accidents following a street accident last week, the nation’s cricket board mentioned on Tuesday.
The 29-year-old was critically injured within the accident on Friday, the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) mentioned with out sharing particulars.
“ACB … mourns the heartbreaking & grievous loss of its aggressive opening batsman & a very fine human being…” the board tweeted.
ACB and Afghanistan Cricket Loving Nation mourns the guts breaking & grievous lack of its aggressive opening batsman & a really high-quality human being Najeeb Tarakai (29) who misplaced his life to tragic site visitors accident leaving us all shocked!
May Allah Shower His Mercy on him pic.twitter.com/Ne1EWtymnO
— Afghanistan Cricket Board (@ACBofficials) October 6, 2020
Tarakai made his worldwide debut within the 2014 T20 World Cup in Bangladesh and performed his just one-day worldwide towards Ireland in 2017.
Tarakai scored 32 in his last outing for Mis Ainak Knights within the Shpageeza Cricket League last month.