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Cricket Australia boss David Peever is out ‘effective immediately’

Cricket Australia (CA) Chairman David Peever has announced he will leave his role “effective immediately.” Peever has been copping mounting criticism following the review of Cricket Australia’s corporate and on-field culture, released earlier this week. Despite being appointed for three more years at the head of CA’s board at the […]
Cricket Australia boss David Peever is out ‘effective immediately’
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There’s a lot of pressure on Cricket Australia to end Steve Smith’s ban immediately

Australian cricketer Steve Smith should be reinstated as Test captain immediately, according to the Australian Cricketers’ Association. ACA President Greg Dyer and Chief Executive Alastair Nicholson made the call yesterday after Cricket Australia released a report into the ball-tampering scandal earlier this year in South Africa. It found that Smith, […]
There’s a lot of pressure on Cricket Australia to end Steve Smith’s ban immediately
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Seven West Media shares are tanking

Shares in Seven West Media fell hard after an analyst downgraded the free-to-air network following the deal with Foxtel for cricket Australia’s media rights. A short time ago, the shares were down 9.4% to $0.525. UBS reduced its share price target for Seven West Media to 60 cents from 70 […]
Seven West Media shares are tanking
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Australian men’s cricket coach Darren Lehmann is resigning

Australian test cricket men’s coach Darren Lehmann has announced he will step down from the role following the fourth and final test in South Africa. Cricket.com.au broke news of his shock departure late on Thursday night, as Cricket Australia struggles to deal with the fallout from side’s attempted cheating during […]
Australian men’s cricket coach Darren Lehmann is resigning
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STEVE SMITH: ‘I am sorry… I’ll regret this for the rest of my life’

Former Australian cricket captain Steve Smith broke down when facing the media on his return to Sydney, apologising for his failure of leadership during the ball-tampering scandal in South Africa. A distraught Smith, 28, his father Peter’s hand on his shoulder for reassurance during his statement, said he took full […]
STEVE SMITH: ‘I am sorry… I’ll regret this for the rest of my life’
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Cricket Australia just lost millions over the ball-tampering scandal

Major naming rights sponsor Magellan drops its three-year contract ‘Regrettably, these recent events are so inconsistent with our values’ Smith, Warner axed for 12 months; Bancroft out for nine months Australian cricket has lost a major sponsor after Magellan Financial Group terminated its three-year deal with the sport’s governing body. […]
Cricket Australia just lost millions over the ball-tampering scandal