Bancroft keen to resume opening with Warner despite scandal

2019-01-10 06:53

Cameron Bancroft holds no grudges against David Warner and is keen to resume their opening partnership for Australia that was derailed by the ball-tampering scandal.

Disgraced Bancroft out for 2 on return from ban

2018-12-30 12:14

A nervous Cameron Bancroft's return from his nine-month ban for ball-tampering did not go to plan in the Big Bash League.

Warner asked me to tamper with ball, says Bancroft

2018-12-26 08:55

Banned Australian player Cameron Bancroft on Wednesday confirmed David Warner asked him to alter the ball during the tampering scandal in South Africa.

Disgraced Bancroft almost gave up cricket for yoga

2018-12-22 06:56

Disgraced Australian Cameron Bancroft says he is a vastly different person to the one caught ball-tampering.

Taylor quits as Cricket Australia director

2018-11-05 06:46

Former Test captain Mark Taylor has quit as a Cricket Australia director to give the organisation a clean slate to repair the damage inflicted by the ball-tampering scandal.

Oz union urges cut to Smith, Warner bans

2018-10-29 10:25

Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft should have their cheating bans slashed, the Australian Cricketers' Association has said.

Langer backs disgraced Smith, Warner for 2019 World Cup

2018-09-21 12:54

Australia coach Justin Langer says the banned trio of Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft could help the Aussies win the World Cup and Ashes next year.

Shamed Australian Bancroft to play for Durham

2018-08-17 12:31

Disgraced Australian Cameron Bancroft will play for Durham in 2019, the county announced, omitting to mention his role in a scandal that rocked the sport.

Aussie batsman denies involvement in SA ball-tampering saga

2018-07-27 08:18

Australia batsman Peter Handscomb has denied playing any part in the ball-tampering scandal in South Africa.

Anyone recall what happened the last time SA played a Test?

2018-07-11 11:10

Anyone recall what happened the last time the Proteas played a Test match ... ?


Rattled Australia pick through rubble of 'lost summer' against India

2019-01-08 06:44

Australia's humbling series defeat to India left selectors to pick through the rubble as they face tough decisions with two Tests looming against Sri Lanka and then an Ashes tour.

Bancroft's ban for ball-tampering expires

2018-12-29 08:13

Cameron Bancroft's ban for ball-tampering has expired and he was immediately rushed into the Perth Scorchers squad for their Big Bash League.

'Sandpaper' scandal overshadows cricket year

2018-12-24 16:04

A ball-tampering scandal involving Australia provided the backdrop to a 2018 where England rebuilt under Joe Root and Virat Kohli cemented his position as No 1.

Cricket Australia rules out cutting ball-tampering bans

2018-11-20 06:20

Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft will all have to serve their full bans for ball-tampering, Cricket Australia has ruled after review.

Ball-tampering scandal took emotional toll on Lehmann

2018-10-31 06:50

Former national coach Darren Lehmann has revealed how he has paid a heavy emotional toll over the ball-tampering scandal.

Ball-tampering report slams 'arrogant' Aussie culture

2018-10-29 06:43

A review into a ball-tampering scandal has condemned an "arrogant" and "controlling" culture at Cricket Australia.

England's Moeen Ali hits out at 'rude' Australia

2018-09-15 08:00

England all-rounder Moeen Ali has criticised the "rude" approach of several Australia teams he has played against.

Ponting says ball-tampering bans 'shocked' world cricket

2018-08-07 21:57

Ricky Ponting believes the lengthy bans given to three Australian cricketers for ball-tampering has been a beneficial "shock" to world cricket.

David Warner hits 93 in Darwin's Strike League

2018-07-22 17:10

Suspended Australian opener David Warner fell short of a century in Strike League appearance this weekend.

Taylor: Bans will be properly felt this home summer

2018-07-03 13:38

The bans for Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft will hit the players the hardest when they watch the national team play, according to former captain Mark Taylor.

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