Andrew Symonds, an Australian cricketer, was killed in a car accident.

Andrew Symonds, 46, dies in a car crash outside Townsville, Queensland, on Saturday night . Symonds was widely regarded as one of the best all-rounders in Australian cricket .

Melbourne (Asia)-Andrew Symonds, a 46-year-old former Australia all-rounder, died in a car crash outside Townsville, Queensland, on Saturday night, in another tragic tragedy for the sport, according to local reports and fellow players, who were also killed in a single-car crash.I am absolutely devastated.We're all going to miss you, mate.Adam Gilchrist, a former teammate and fellow commentator, wrote: This hurts a lot, while Shoaib Akhtar, a Pakistani fast bowler, said he's devastated.The family is in mourning as Shane Warne and Rod Marsh died of heart attacks in August 2009, and he was widely regarded as one of the best all-rounders in Australian cricket, both for his hard-hitting style and easy-going personality, according to Symonds.In the 2008 monkeygate controversy, the Australian player was kicked out of the World Twenty20 in England, after he was dismissed.