Bancroft rehab continues with Durham deal in 2019 | Cricket Bats | Australia

Durham have signed Cameron Bancroft as their overseas player in all formats for 2019 -a further chance for rehabilitation for the Western Australian batsman after the ball-tampering escapade involving three Australian players. Bancroft was given a nine-month ban from international, State and Big Bash cricket by Cricket Australia that will expire in late December after

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Sacked Cricket Australia staffer Angela Williamson to approach Federal Court | Cricket Bats | Australia

Angela Williamson, the former Cricket Australia (CA) employee sacked over her tweets criticizing the Tasmanian government’s abortion policies, has rejected an alternative job offer from the board, and is set to fight her case in the Federal Court. On Friday, Williamson argued before the Fair Work Commission, in a conciliatory hearing with CA, that she

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Greg Chappell fights youth homelessness with SCG sleep out | Cricket Bats | Australia

A host of Australia’s best-known athletes have joined Greg Chappell in his effort to raise funds for and understanding about youth homelessness in an SCG “sleep out” on Sunday night. Chappell will be joined in sleeping rough for the night by brother Trevor Chappell, cricketers Mitchell Starc, Steve O’Keefe, Alyssa Healy, Lisa Sthalekar and Moises

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