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Cameron Bancroft

Australia to confront past as ball-tampering bans expire

Captains, coaches and a string of senior cricket executives have left or been sent packing, their replacements pledging to win back fans with fair play as much as series wins and silverware.

Mar 27, 2019, 18:18 PM IST

All eyes on David Warner as Sunrisers Hyderabad eye winning start against Kolkata Knight Riders

Under Warner's captaincy, Sunrisers won their maiden IPL title in 2016 and in 2017 he was the leading run-getter for his team.

Mar 23, 2019, 14:15 PM IST

Australian batsman Cameron Bancroft named captain of English county side Durham

Bancroft returned to action in December after his suspension for his part in the Australian team`s plan to change the condition of the ball during a Test match in South Africa last year.

Mar 22, 2019, 08:02 AM IST

David Warner set to undergo surgery on elbow injury

While Smith and Warner`s one-year bans will be lifted at the end of March, Bancroft`s nine-month suspension had expired on December 29.

Jan 21, 2019, 10:26 AM IST

Steve Smith set to undergo surgery on elbow injury

While Smith and Warner`s one-year bans will be lifted at the end of March, Bancroft`s nine-month suspension expiring on December 29. 

Jan 12, 2019, 15:43 PM IST

Cameron Bancroft fails with bat on return from ball-tampering ban

Bancroft will have a chance to earn an Australian Test recall when he resumes as a top-order batsman for Western Australia in the Sheffield Shield domestic tournament in February.

Dec 30, 2018, 16:15 PM IST

Cameron Bancroft back in Big Bash after ball-tampering ban expires

Bancroft, who was permitted to play for his Perth club Willetton during his ban, could make his Big Bash return against Hobart Hurricanes on Sunday.

Dec 29, 2018, 14:53 PM IST

Tale of Two Skippers: King Kohli soars, Captain Smith plummets

Kohli let words like 'law of averages' and 'bad patch' remain confined to grammar books as he went on stacking up astounding numbers across formats with monotonic regularity.

Dec 29, 2018, 14:32 PM IST

Banned opener Cameron Bancroft says David Warner asked him to tamper with the ball

Former captain Steve Smith and former vice captain Warner were both banned for 12 months for the ball-tampering incident during the Cape Town test against South Africa.

Dec 26, 2018, 09:30 AM IST

Flashback 2018: 5 infamous controversies that rocked cricket

There were several controversies which hogged the limelight ranging from Virat Kohli's 'leave India' controversy to the suspensions handed out to cricketers Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft after indulging in ball-tampering. 

Dec 25, 2018, 19:56 PM IST

Cameron Bancroft opens up about life after ball-tampering scandal

While Smith and Warner`s bans will be lifted at the end of March, Bancroft`s suspension is all set to expire on December 29 and he is likely to make a return with BBL. 

Dec 22, 2018, 16:10 PM IST

I had a chance to stop it and I didn't do: Steve Smith on ball-tampering debacle

Smith, along with vice-captain David Warner and opening batsman Cameron Bancroft, was suspended for his part in the ball-tampering incident which shocked the cricket world.

Dec 21, 2018, 12:15 PM IST

I think he's pretty disappointed: Pat Cummins on Steve Smith's mindset after failed bid to get bans reduced

However, the fast-bowler further added that Smith had learned to ignore the speculation surrounding the ACA's review and wanted to focus only on his cricket. 

Nov 24, 2018, 12:28 PM IST

Ball-tampering row: Ban on Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft to continue

Former test captain Smith and vice-captain Warner were handed the bans by the board after the ball-tampering scandal earlier this year and are not scheduled to resume playing at the top level until the end of March 2019.

Nov 20, 2018, 08:17 AM IST

Steve Smith, David Warner bans to be reviewed this week- reports

The Australian Cricketers` Association have always contested the bans were overly-harsh and have continued to push for all three to be able to return to representative cricket immediately.

Nov 19, 2018, 14:12 PM IST

India prepared for extra pace and bounce in Australia: Rohit Sharma

Rohit has scored heavily in the limited-overs matches in Australia and his strong backfoot play earned him a place in India`s test squad after being dropped following modest returns in South Africa earlier this year.

Nov 19, 2018, 12:53 PM IST

Lenient punishment in past led to Cape Town ball-tampering fallout: Steve Waugh

Waugh said Australia's internal system was such that the players had lost touch with reality, thinking they are larger than the sport.

Oct 28, 2018, 16:22 PM IST

No sympathy for 'rude’ Australians from England's Moeen Ali

England all-rounder Moeen Ali has no sympathy for Australia`s banned cricketers and finds the whole team "rude", British media reported.

Sep 14, 2018, 16:02 PM IST

Australia's Peter Handscomb breaks silence on ball-tampering controversy

The Test batsman claimed that the video was edited, in which he appeared to have talked to his coach Darren Lehmann through a walkie-talkie before going into the field to deliver a message to Cameron Bancroft.


Jul 28, 2018, 10:15 AM IST

Australia lose by record 242 runs and fans are absolutely distraught

Five-time world champions Australia are facing their biggest cricketing crisis currently. And fans are in complete shambles.

Jun 20, 2018, 08:52 AM IST