Did India not play a test match when Raman Lamba died? Why this huge furore with Hughes, even Lamba had played for India and with a few teammates in the Indian dressing room!

You care for people if you personally know them. Phil Hughes played a lot of international cricket with almost everybody in the Australian team. Shared the same dressing room.

I don't think the Australian players' reaction is unjustified. In fact, if there were not such a reaction, it would be heartless. For some of the players, he might even have been their best friend.

Moreover, life is never fair. There are so many people who die everyday and nobody seems to care.

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