newscricket10 days ago

Ashes 2019 | Australia name initial 25-member squad, Glenn Maxwell and Marcus Stoinis overlooked

The Australian selectors have named a provisional 25-member squad for the Ashes which is set to commence from August 1. Cameron Bancroft, who was banned for nine months post the ball tampering saga has been included in the squad, while Glenn Maxwell and Marcus Stoinis have been overlooked.
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newscricket14 days ago

Communicated with David Warner and Steve Smith throughout the ban, says Cameron Bancroft

After spending nine months in the sidelines due to his involvement in the ball tampering scandal, Cameron Bancroft has made his comeback to professional cricket, captaining Durham. Bancroft has now spoken about the aftermath of the incident, and how he plans to return to International Cricket.
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newscricket3 months ago

“Accountable” Cameron Bancroft wants to move on from sandpapergate scandal

Cameron Bancroft has stated that he is solely responsible for the sandpapergate incident and is honest about the inglorious moment that rocked Australian cricket completely. While adding that he is moving on from the incident, an Ashes spot is something that the Australian is working very hard for.
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newscricket4 months ago

IPL 2019 | David Warner believes IPL is perfect lead up to the World Cup

David Warner has stated that the IPL is the perfect lead-up to any limited-overs assignment, and he is looking forward to giving his best in the league. Although the Sydneysider did not rule himself out a World Cup berth, he added that he is not thinking about the quadrennial event at the moment.
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newscricket6 months ago

VIDEO | Cameron Bancroft drops catch and fumbles easy stumping chance to dismiss Sam Harper on one ball

MS Dhoni has made the job description of a wicketkeeper look cool ever since he walked in to play his first game. However, the job was never easy as Australia’s Cameron Bancroft found out the hard way when he made a total mess of a catch and an easy stumping on a single ball Melbourne Renegades.
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newscricket7 months ago

Steve Smith will score huge runs after making his comeback, asserts Andrew Jones

The outgoing CEO of Cricket New South Wales Andrew Jones has stated that Steve Smith will pile on huge scores after making his comeback to the Australian team. Smith, along with David Warner and Cameron Bancroft, was banned by Cricket Australia for their involvement in ball tampering in 2018.
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newscricket7 months ago

India vs Australia | Some batsmen will be happy if Ashwin misses out, admits Tim Paine

Tim Paine has revealed that if Indian spinner Ravichandran Ashwin misses the final Test then some of his fellow batsmen would be pretty happy. The four-match Test series between India-Australia is down to the final encounter scheduled to start from tomorrow at the Sydney Cricket Ground.
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newscricket7 months ago

India vs Australia | Rohit Sharma did not fall for "sledge bait", reveals Aaron Finch

Aaron Finch has revealed that he and Australian skipper Tim Paine teamed up to exert some pressure on Rohit Sharma to go for a big hit but the ploy did not work as Sharma did not take the bait. Rohit Sharma scored an unbeaten 63 runs on the second day of the Third India-Australia Test match.
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newscricket7 months ago

Michael Slater criticises timing of Cameron Bancroft, Steven Smith interview

Michael Slater revealed his disappointment at the timing of the recent interviews of banned Australian duo - Steven Smith and Cameron Bancroft. Former Australia coach, Darren Lehmann, added to Slater's comments as he urged the ‘isolated’ David Warner to give his side of the story.
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newscricket7 months ago

Ricky Ponting shocked by revelations made by Steve Smith and Cameron Bancroft

Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting has stated that he is shocked by some of the revelations made by the Steve Smith and Cameron Bancroft in the recent interviews. Smith and Bancroft were banned by Cricket Australia for their involvement in ball tampering during the 2018 Newlands Test.
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