Martin Crowe, the former captain of New Zealand , he is also a writer, has died in Auckland at the age of 53.He is suffering from lymphoma since 2012.One of his family member said “It is with heavy hearts that the family of Martin Crowe, MBE advise his death,Diagnosed in September 2014 with terminal double hit lymphoma he passed away peacefully today, Thursday 3rd March in Auckland surrounded by family.
Full name– Martin David Crowe
Born September 22, 1962, Henderson, Auckland
Died March 3, 2016, Auckland (aged 53 years 163 days)
Major teamsNew Zealand, Auckland, Central Districts, Somerset, Wellington
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm medium
Relation Father – DW Crowe, Brother – JJ Crowe