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ESPN producer dies while covering Australian Open

ESPN producer dies while covering Australian Open
A ball and the racket of Andy Murray of Britain are pictured as he prepares to serve to Novak Djokovic of Serbia during their men's semi-final match at the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, June 6, 2015. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

Melbourne: An American TV producer who was covering this year’s Australian Open, passed away in his hotel room on the intervening night of Monday-Tuesday.

The Sydney Morning Herald quoted ESPN sources, as saying that Ted Brown, 36, was in good health and was working in the graphics department of ESPN before being sent as a producer to cover the Australian Open.

He leaves behind his wife Erinn and young son Henry. (ANI)