Australia’s Hayden fractures neck in surfing accident

FILE PHOTO - Australian opening batsman Matthew Hayden hooks a ball during the first day of the fourth Ashes cricket test between Australia and England at the Melbourne Cricket Ground December 26, 2006. REUTERS/David Callow

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Former Australia opening batsman Matthew Hayden said he has “dodged a bullet” after suffering a fractured bone in his neck and serious facial injuries while surfing at the weekend. The 46-year-old was surfing with his son in south of Brisbane and said on his Instagram account on Saturday that he came off […]

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