Archives March 2018

Warner ‘resigned’ to the fact he may never play for Australia again | Cricket Bats | Australia

David Warner has taken full responsibility for his actions in the ball-tampering scandal in Cape Town, following Cricket Australia’s decision to suspend him from cricket for one year, and also ban him from captaincy for life. Warner made a public admission on Saturday in Sydney, “apologising unreservedly” for the ball-tampering plan – executed by Cameron

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Disgraced Australian cricket team begins rehab and manages to avoid cheating on day one in Johannesburg | Cricket Bats | Cricket Bat News

“Once you get the baggy green you don’t want to give it back, do you? I’m proud as punch to be wearing Australian colours.”  It was an innocent sort of statement made to ABC radio by Chadd Sayers, Australia’s newest Test cricketer, after the first day of the fourth Test at Johannesburg. Sayers is the

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Australia women seek first T20 series win in three years | Cricket Bats | Australia

Big Picture If the Ashes-retaining campaign had been “a good starting point” for Australia to stage a turnaround after relinquishing their world titles in both limited-overs formats, captain Meg Lanning’s return to international cricket now awaits commemoration in the form of a double series triumph. A T20 series victory for the first time in nearly

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