Everyone has moved on from ball-tampering saga; if opportunity arises, Steve Smith should be Australia captain: Michael Vaughan
India vs Australia: Former England captain Michael Vaughan said that while Smith’s T20 form does not justify him being named as captain, Australia should definitely use him as a captain in ODIs and Tests whenever there is an opportunity.
Updated on Dec 10, 2020 09:03 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
The matter of saliva being unsafe was raised by the ICC’s medical committee and it would be addressed before cricket resumes. Shining the ball is an integral part of Test cricket as it helps the bowlers swing the ball, both conventional and reverse.
Updated on Apr 24, 2020 03:16 PM IST
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
India vs South Africa: From match-fixing to Sachin Tendulkar’s alleged ball-tampering - 5 biggest controversies of the series
Here are the top 5 controversies of the India vs South Africa series
Updated on Sep 13, 2019 04:21 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
Plunkett himself is understood to have raised the issue with officials after becoming aware of the allegations and he has since been exonerated fully by umpires Chris Gaffaney and Paul Reiffel, with the agreement of match referee Richie Richardson.
Updated on May 13, 2019 01:52 AM IST
Southampton | By Agence France-Presse
Darren Sammy has called on the media not to keep ‘kicking a man when he’s down’ after Steve Smith was pictured drinking alone in New York.
Updated on Jun 28, 2018 03:25 PM IST
Mitchell Starc, who criticised the press conference that was held in the wake of the ball-tampering scandal, has clarified that he has ‘utmost respect’ for Steve Smith, who has been banned for one year.
Updated on Jun 09, 2018 01:47 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Devarchit Varma
Mitchell Starc has expressed anger at the way Steve Smith handled the initial press conference on the outbreak of the ball-tampering scandal in Cape Town that caused tremendous embarrassment to Australian cricket.
Updated on Jun 08, 2018 01:07 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By HT Correspondent
David Warner is serving a year-long ban from state and international cricket for his part in a plan to use sandpaper to tamper with the ball during the third Test in South Africa in March. But he is free to play at club level and is set to make a return to the field in September for Randwick Petersham club
Published on May 17, 2018 10:46 AM IST
AFP, Sydney | By AFP
Former England bowler Darren Gough is surprised at the prospect of Surrey coach Michael Di Venuto considering the idea of signing banned Australian cricketers Steve Smith, David Warner, and Cameron Bancroft.
Published on Apr 24, 2018 06:35 PM IST
David Warner accepted he may never play for Australia cricket team again as he refused to rule out retirement after the ball-tampering scandal.
Updated on Mar 31, 2018 01:30 PM IST
Reuters, Sydney | By Reuters
Grant Elliot said that there is a chance that Australia used ball-tampering in the 2015 ICC World Cup final against New Zealand which they won to claim their fifth world title.
Updated on Mar 30, 2018 04:53 PM IST
Mumbai | By HT Correspondent
The International Cricket Council (ICC) is set to revisit its players’ ‘Code of Conduct’ and amendments are on the cards for specific serious offences like ball-tampering and sledging, the apex body’s Chief Executive Dave Richardson said.
Updated on Mar 29, 2018 05:03 PM IST
AFP, London | By AFP
Australian Trevor Bayliss coached England in their recent 4-0 Ashes defeat. Bayliss said he had seen no evidence of the Australians attempting to alter the state of the ball during the Ashes series.
Published on Mar 27, 2018 06:59 PM IST
Reuters, London | By Reuters
Steve Smith’s ball-tampering admission is the latest in a long list of scandals that have enveloped the game of cricket including the match-fixing scandal, under-arm incident and spot-fixing.
Updated on Mar 27, 2018 06:23 PM IST
AFP, London | By Agence France Presse
Fanie de Villiers, who had helped South Africa win for the first time against Australia since readmission in 1994, had tipped off the camera crew that caught Cameron Bancroft rubbing the ball with a piece of yellow tape
Updated on Mar 27, 2018 05:44 PM IST
AFP, Cape Town | By Agence France Presse
Here are five incidents where Steve Smith made headlines for reasons other than his batting since taking over the Australian captaincy in 2015.
Updated on Mar 25, 2018 06:43 PM IST
Agence France-Presse, Melbourne | By Agence France-Presse