Proteas coach Domingo back in SA after mother passes away

Cricket South Africa has confirmed on Monday morning that Proteas coach Russell Domingo has arrived back home after the passing of his mother at 11pm last night.

Proteas head coach Russell Domingo. Picture: AFP

CAPE TOWN - The mother of Proteas coach Russell Domingo has died in hospital after she was involved in a car accident last month.

Domingo left South Africa’s tour of England during the course of the first Test to be with her after her condition had deteriorated and she was placed on life support and arrived in Johannesburg on Monday morning.

Cricket South Africa has confirmed on Monday morning that Proteas coach Russell Domingo has arrived back home after the passing of his mother at 11pm last night..

He previously left the tour to be with her after the accident.

The Proteas lost the first Test in the four-match series on Sunday by 211 runs.

The second Test starts on Friday.