Bob Woolmer was murdered

The Ireland cricket team may have won through to the Super Eight round of the Cricket World Cup, but a huge shadow has just been thrown over the entire competition as the Jamaican police have just comfirmed one area of the speculation around the sudden death of Pakistan coach on March 18th, announcing that Bob Woolmer died “as a result of manual strangulation” and that a murder investigation has been launched. Adds ICC chief executive Malcolm Speed has said that the Cricket World Cup will continue Update Official police statement – “Our condolences go out to Gill, Bob’s widow and their sons, friends and members of the Pakistan team.”

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