In a shocking incident, a 33-year-old Indian origin cricketer Harish Gangadharan died on field during a club match on Saturday in New Zealand.
After bowling two overs on the Sunnyvale Sport Center ground, Gangadharan complaint of having difficulty in breathing after bowling two overs. A few minutes later, he fell on the ground while fielding. The fellow players tried to lift them, but he did not get up. During this time, he got help from medical team but Gangadharan could not be saved.
His teammates informed that Harish had no medical ailments and was baffled with the sudden happening.
Harish Gangadharan, who was born and brought up in Kochi (Kerala), moved to New Zealand five years ago with his family. Harish lived in Dunedin with his wife Nisha Harish and three year old Gauti.
His colleagues say that Gangadharan was a great all-rounder. He was playing the 6th season for his club Green Iceland. Harish used to open the batting and bowled medium-pace upfront for his team.