A local gang ambushed a Delhi cricketer while he was playing a match and beat him to death in the bushes with hockey sticks, stones and an iron rod.

The brutal attack came just five days after the 20-year-old amateur cricketer had got into a brawl with the gang - and they came back for vengeance.

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An Indiatimes report doesn't name the victim or the reason behind the murder - it does, however, add that the gang in question "often targets young people and kills them."

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