newscricket7 hours ago

David Warner and Steve Smith are walk-in selections for World Cup, says Michael Hussey

Australia veteran Michael Hussey has opined that David Warner and Steve Smith will be obvious selections in the Australian ODI squad for next year’s 2019 ICC World Cup in England. Hussey added that Eoin Morgan’s team will be the favorites to lift the World Cup trophy at home next year.
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newscricket6 days ago

After Global T20 league and Darwin Strike League, David Warner to play in Caribbean Premier League

David Warner will feature in the 2018 Caribbean Premier League as a part of St Lucia Stars where he will replace his fellow compatriot D'Arcy Short. Stars' General Manager, Mohammad Khan is happy with the inclusion of Warner in the team as they begin their pursuit to win their first CPL title.
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newscricket6 days ago

David Warner marks his return from ball-tampering scandal with a ton.

Former Australian vice-captain David Warner smashed 130 runs against the National High Performance Squad in his first outing since the ball-tampering saga led to his suspension. Warner, along with former captain Steve Smith, will participate in the Global T20 tournament which will be held in Canada.
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newscricket8 days ago

I think maybe Steve Smith just wasn’t strong enough in his leadership, says Justin Langer

Justin Langer, who was recently appointed as head coach of Australia team, pointed out that it could have been a possibility that Steve Smith wasn’t strong in his leadership to handle the ball tampering situation. He insisted that the players were playing like ‘spoilt brats’ before the scandal.
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newscricket13 days ago

I continue to have the utmost respect for Steve Smith, clarifies Mitchell Starc

Mitchell Starc, who was misunderstood during an event earlier this week, has clarified that he has ‘utmost respect’ for Steve Smith and looks forward to playing alongside him. He admitted that ball-tampering had a ‘strain’ on relationships, but added that relationship of the team "remains intact".
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newscricket15 days ago

James Sutherland resigns as Cricket Australia CEO

James Sutherland, who served as the Chief Executive Officer for Cricket Australia since 2001, has resigned from the post, two months after the ball-tampering scandal in South Africa. Sutherland has given 12 months’ notice and would continue in his position until a suitable replacement is found.
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newscricket18 days ago

Steve Smith and David Warner picked to play in Global T20 Canada

Steve Smith and David Warner, who were banned from international cricket for their involvement in tampering scandal in South Africa, have been drafted for the Global T20 Canada. Smith was already announced as a marquee player for the league, while Warner was picked in the third round of the draft.
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newscricket23 days ago

Shane Watson feels the punishment given to suspended trio was a bit too ‘extreme’

Shane Watson felt that the penalty given to the suspended trio of David Warner, Cameron Bancroft and Steve Smith was a bit too ‘extreme’. He stated that the banned trio would do their best to gain back the trust of people and also backed Justin Langer as the ‘right-man’ to rebuild the team.
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newscricket24 days ago

David Warner and Cameron Bancroft to return to club cricket in July

Banned Australian duo David Warner and Cameron Bancroft are set to make their return to club cricket through NT Strike League in Darwin, which consists of both T20s and one-dayers in July. Bancroft would be playing the entire tournament while Warner has committed to play only two one-dayers in July.
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newscricketa month ago

Steve Smith likely to make his return through Canada T20 league

Steve Smith, who was one of the three Australian cricketers to be banned for ball-tampering in South Africa, is all set to resume his career in the Canadian T20 league, Global T20 Canada. Given his high brand value, Smith has attracted attention from various T20 leagues around the world.
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