Saturday, 11 March 2023

Australian cricketer Pat Cummins' mother loses battle with cancer


It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Maria Cummins, the mother of Australian cricketer Pat Cummins. Maria had been battling with breast cancer for a number of years and unfortunately lost her life to the disease.

Pat had been open about his mother's health struggles and how they had impacted his life and cricketing career. He had often spoken about how Maria had been a constant source of support and inspiration for him.

The cricket community has rallied around Pat and his family, offering their condolences and support during this difficult time. Many have taken to social media to share their thoughts and express their sadness at the news.

Pat has released a statement thanking everyone for their kind messages and support. He has also requested privacy for his family as they grieve the loss of Maria.

Maria will be deeply missed by her family and friends, as well as the wider cricketing community. Our thoughts and sympathies are with Pat and his family during this challenging time.