He was a key member of Australia’s ODI teams that won World Cups in 2003 and 2007
Symonds who could bowl either medium pace or of-spin, depending on the situation of the game.
Symonds turned himself into a Test player where he also built an impressive record.
Symonds played 198 ODIs for Australia scoring over 5,000 runs. The star all-rounder also took 133 ODI wickets
The star all-rounder played 14 T20 internationals. His last T20I was against Pakistan.
After his playing days ended, Symonds became a popular figure in the commentary box,
It’s another shocking blow to Australian cricket, with Symonds the second legend of the sport to suddenly die after the tragic death of Shane Warne in March.
cricketer Jason Neil Gillespie in a tweet said, "Horrendous news to wake up to. Utterly devastated. We are all gonna miss you mate."
Symonds was driving up Hervey Range Road, near Alice River Bridge
The local and international cricket community is in shock over the sudden death.
Think of your most loyal, fun, loving friend who would do anything for you. That’s Roy. 💔😞 Michael Vaughan
Simmo .. This doesn’t feel real .. #RIP VVS Laxman
Shocking news to wake up to here in India. Rest in peace my dear friend. Such tragic news 💔