Cameron Bancroft given second chance at state-level cricket after ball tampering saga

Cameron Bancroft given second chance at state-level cricket after ball tampering saga

Posted May 14, 2018 21:39:03 Photo: Bancroft admitted to ball tampering in the third test against South Africa. (ABC News: Hugo Sando) Cameron Bancroft has taken the first step on his long road to cricketing redemption, winning a reprieve to play club cricket while serving his nine-month Cricket Australia ban. …

Crown Casino set to be fined after poker machine tampering allegations

Crown Casino set to be fined after poker machine tampering allegations

Posted April 26, 2018 18:51:44 Photo: The ABC understands that Victoria’s gambling regulator will announce the penalty as early as Friday. (ABC News: Jane Cowan) Related Story: Alleged ‘pokies pick’ revealed amid new tampering claims at Melbourne’s Crown Related Story: Crown ‘trial’ to remove pokies betting options designed to maximise …

New Crown poker machine tampering claims to be investigated | Australia news

Victoria’s gambling regulator and police are investigating additional allegations of poker machine tampering at Melbourne’s Crown casino. It comes after the independent MP Andrew Wilkie showed journalists “picks” he said were given to a former high-roller at the casino, allegedly used to let the woman play multiple machines at the …

Russia denies ‘feeble’ and ‘groundless’ accusations of internet tampering

Russia denies ‘feeble’ and ‘groundless’ accusations of internet tampering

Updated April 18, 2018 12:10:57 Russia has denied accusations from the United States and Britain that its agents have planted malware on key components of the internet to spy on rivals, steal trade and potentially launch cyber attacks. Key points: US and Britain have “high confidence” in the finding of …

Syria conflict: Russia denies tampering with suspected chemical attack site

Syria conflict: Russia denies tampering with suspected chemical attack site

Updated April 17, 2018 07:58:28 Video: Russia says Syria chemical attacks orchestrated by Western countries as a ‘provocation’ against them (ABC News) Russia has denied interfering with evidence at the site of the suspected poison gas attack in Syria, which led to targeted strikes by forces from the United States, …

Cricket Australia boss James Sutherland should not quit over ball tampering, research suggests

Cricket Australia boss James Sutherland should not quit over ball tampering, research suggests

Posted April 04, 2018 20:50:00 Photo: Cricket Australia chief executive James Sutherland has hit a rough patch of form after a long knock. Is it time to declare? (Reuters: Siphiwe Sibeko) Related Story: More heads could roll at Cricket Australia as cheating scandal grinds on Related Story: The long road …

The long road from Bradman’s moral lesson to Bancroft’s ball tampering

The long road from Bradman’s moral lesson to Bancroft’s ball tampering

By Steve Wilson Posted April 02, 2018 05:05:21 Photo: Disgraced Australian Cricket Captain Steve Smith speaks to media at Sydney International Airport about ball-tampering suspension on March 29, 2018. (AAP: Brendan Esposito) When did Australian cricket adopt a win-at-all-costs culture? After Don Bradman said playing cricket was a moral lesson, …

Devastated Steve Smith breaks down during apology for ball tampering scandal | Sport

Australian cricket broke down in tears as a shattered Steve Smith took full responsibility for the ball-tampering crisis that has engulfed a nation and a similarly emotional Darren Lehmann fell on his sword as coach. Lies and deceit made way for anguish and penance in Sydney, Perth and Johannesburg on …

Magellan tears up sponsorship deal with Cricket Australia over ball tampering

Magellan tears up sponsorship deal with Cricket Australia over ball tampering

Updated March 29, 2018 11:34:16 Photo: Apparel company ASICS says it has cut ties with Cameron Bancroft and David Warner. (AAP: Dave Hunt) Wealth-management company Magellan has terminated its three-year sponsorship agreement with Cricket Australia in response to the ball-tampering scandal. The naming rights sponsorship of the men’s national cricket …

Cricket Australia sanctions, ball tampering

Cricket Australia sanctions, ball tampering

Australian cricket coach Darren Lehmann has admitted both he and the team have to change and has vowed to oversee a cultural overhaul in response to the cheating scandal. Cricket Australia handed down its punishment to the players involved, with Former Captain Steve Smith and Vice-Captain David Warner suspended from …