Former Australian cricket legend Dean Jones passes away

Mumbai: Former Australian cricket legend Dean Jones has died of a massive heart attack. He was 59.

Dean was part of Star Sports commentary team and was in a bio-secure bubble in a seven-star hotel in Mumbai. 

Dean has been an active cricket analyst and was signed up to do off-tube commentary on the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 now underway in UAE.

Born in Melbourne, Dean Jones played 52 Test matches scoring 3631 runs at an average of 46.55. With a 216 as his best score, Dean scored 11 centuries and was an important member of Allan Border's team.

Dean also played 164 ODIs and scored 6068 runs with the help of seven centuries and 46 fifties.