16th October 2021

 Everyone at Saurashtra Cricket Association deeply shocked and saddened on very shocking,  untimely and extremely sad demise of Avi Barot, remarkable and notable  Cricketer of Saurashtra. He left for heavenly abode in the evening of 15th October 2021 due to severe cardiac arrest. He was 29 years old.

Avi was exceptional and remarkable cricketer. He had played 38 first class matches, 38 List A matches and 20 Domestic T20. He was Wicket Keeper - Batsman. From Saurashtra he had played 21 Ranji Trophy matches, 17 List A matches and 11 domestic T20 matches.

Mr. Jaydev Shah, President of Saurashtra Cricket Association expressed, “this is absolutely shocking and painful to learn about Avi’s sad demise. He was great teammate and had great Cricketing skill. In all recent domestic matches, he had performed remarkably well. He was very friendly and noble human being. We all at Saurashtra Cricket Association are in deep shock.”

Everyone in Saurashtra Cricket Association conveys heartfelt condolences to  family members on  very sad demise of Avi Barot and  pray Almighty to grant eternal peace to his noble soul and to give enough strength to Avi’s family, friends and all dear ones to bear this unbearable loss.