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Peter Roebuck was ‘in a state of utter despair’

Police were on the point of arresting Peter Roebuck on a charge of sexual assault when he apparently jumped from his Cape Town hotel window.

Police ‘planned to charge Roebuck with sexual assault’

A colleague who saw Peter Roebuck just before he fell to his death says the renowned cricket writer was due to be charged with sexual assault.

Cricket great Peter Roebuck commits suicide in SA

Police say cricket commentator Peter Roebuck plunged to his death from a Cape Town hotel room after being questioned about an alleged sexual assault.

Top cricket writer found dead in Newlands hotel

Renowned cricket writer Peter Roebuck was found dead at his hotel in Cape Town, where he was covering Australia's Test series with the Proteas.

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