Cameron Bancroft

BCCI plays safe, keeps Steve Smith and David Warner out of IPL 2018 over ball-tampering scandal

Keeping in mind image of event and sponsors, governing council decides against Smith and Warner.

published on : 29th March 2018

Action against 'cheating': Time ICC took a leaf out of Cricket Australia's book

ICC rules mandate that punishment for a player caught altering the condition of the ball is two levels below the most harsh level.

published on : 29th March 2018

Ball tampering row: 'Reverend' David Warner's heavy price for win at all costs preaching

David Warner, who was vice-captain to Smith with the national team during the Ashes, has been nicknamed 'The Reverend'.

published on : 28th March 2018

Ball tampering row: Following Cricket Australia's ban, BCCI bars Steve Smith, David Warner from IPL 2018

IPL chief Rajeev Shukla said in a statement that the replacement for the two players will be made.

published on : 28th March 2018

Ball tampering scandal: Steve Smith, David Warner banned for 1 year; Cameron Bancroft suspended for 9 months

Cricket Australia came down heavily on the errant trio which disgraced itself in the ball-tampering scandal in South Africa.

published on : 28th March 2018

Kids want to ask Australia cricket captain: Why did you cheat?

Australia captain Steve Smith, vice captain David Warner and Cameron Bancroft have been suspended and sent home from South Africa for their roles in a ball-tampering attempt.

published on : 28th March 2018

Chronicle of the flicker tape parade: Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft

Express gives you a timeline of the ball tampering incident that has rocked the cricketing world...

published on : 28th March 2018

Ball-tampering row: Cricket Australia sends Steve Smith, David Warner, Cameron Bancroft back home; coach Darren Lehmann gets clean chit

Tim Paine will captain Australia in the final Test match with reinforcements in middle-order batsman Glenn Maxwell along with openers Joe Burns and Matt Renshaw scheduled to arrive today.

published on : 27th March 2018

IPL participation in doubt as Steve Smith, David Warner face long ban

The very game that Steve Smith lived and breathed has suddenly turned hostile towards him.

published on : 27th March 2018

Had he not panicked, Cameron Bancroft may have escaped getting caught for ball-tampering, says SuperSport TV production head Alvin Naicker

A few minutes after Cameron Bancroft rubbed the ball with the yellow tape, Supersport, the host broadcaster, had beamed it on the big screen.

published on : 27th March 2018

Bizarre ways of ball tampering: Mint, zipper, teeth and now sandpaper

The rule allows the use of sweat and saliva to shine the ball but it becomes an offence the moment you do that with an 'artificial substance', leaving a grey area in between.

published on : 26th March 2018

Ball-tampering scandal: How Australia's cricket team hatched a plan to cheat

The reputation of Australia's cricket team is in tatters after captain Steve Smith confessed to coming up with a plan with senior players to cheat South Africa by tampering with the ball.

published on : 26th March 2018

Australia ball-tampering scandal: Why there’s no place to hide on the cricket field

The sheer number of cameras at international sporting venues makes it impossible for players to go unnoticed when they commit forbidden acts.

published on : 26th March 2018

'Struggling with enormity' of scandal, says stand-in Aussie skipper Tim Paine

Paine was drafted in to replace Steve Smith who stood down as skipper for the remainder of the match after admitting he was the mastermind of the tampering plot.

published on : 26th March 2018

Australia ball-tampering scandal: ICC suspends captain Steve Smith for one match, Bancroft handed three demerit points

Smith, who stood down temporarily as captain of the team on Sunday, will now miss the final test of the series against South Africa in Johannesburg.

published on : 25th March 2018

Ex-Aussie captain Michael Clarke wishes ball tampering just a dream

The team, in a plot led by captain Steve Smith and senior players, confessed to ball tampering against South Africa in the third test at Cape Town on Saturday.

published on : 25th March 2018

Under-fire Steve Smith to stay captain while Cricket Australia probes ball-tampering scandal

Chief executive James Sutherland said Sunday Cricket Australia were extremely disappointed and shocked but added that the governing body wanted to get a clearer picture of the facts.

published on : 25th March 2018

Australia cricket ball-tampering scandal: A gentleman's shame

Australia opener Cameron Bancroft caught on camera rubbing the ball with something which looked like sandpaper.

published on : 25th March 2018

Cricket controversy: Cameron Bancroft, Steve Smith admit ball-tampering

Both Bancroft and Smith, who took over the Australian captaincy in 2015, appeared before the media after the match and admitted that they had attempted to change the condition of the ball.

published on : 24th March 2018

Cameron Bancroft stretches Australian lead against South Africa

Bancroft hit a half-century as Australia strengthened their grip on the third day of the first Test against South Africa.

published on : 3rd March 2018
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