CA to ramp up surveillance of BBL following betting concerns

Cricket Australia (CA) is set to increase scrutiny of their domestic competition the Big Bash League (BBL) following concerns that the emerging Twenty20 tournament is more vulnerable to the corrupt betting practices.

Pietersen to snub Australia’s Big Bash League

England star batsman Kevin Pietersen, who shocked the cricketing world by retiring from the limited over format of the game on Thursday, is likely to snub Australia’s Big Bash League (BBL) this summer.