Cricket Australia shocked over terror attacks

November 28th, 2008 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS  

New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) Cricket Australia Friday expressed shock over the series of terrorist attacks in Mumbai and conveyed its condolences to those affected.Chairman of Cricket Australia Jack Clarke said: “I have spoken to my counterpart at the Board of Control for Cricket in India, Shashank Manohar, to pass on our condolences to those affected and best wishes to their staff involved in this tragedy.”

He said Australia has many friends in Mumbai and India and “our thoughts are with them and all those who are touched by this terrible event”.

Cricket Australia was also pleased as one of its senior executives Dean Kino, who was at one of the hotels attacked by the terrorists, was safe and well.

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