Hurt cricketer finally picks up bat
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Car crash cricketer Billy Cookson picks up bat again

An amateur cricketer who was seriously injured in a head-on crash with a bus in Australia has picked up a bat for the first time since the accident.

Billy Cookson, 23, from Wiltshire, suffered punctured lungs and a torn liver, broke a leg and both ankles and shattered his right arm in the crash in October.

He had travelled to Melbourne to play cricket and was working as a delivery driver when the accident happened.

  • 16 Apr 2019
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