Lehmann didn’t know anything about ball tampering plan: Sutherland

Sutherland revealed that Lehmann was found to have had no knowledge of the plan and that he was to continue as coach of the Australian team under his current contract. On Wednesday, Sutherland reiterated his statement, but added that Lehmann’s message on the walkie was one of surprise and the need to know what was […]

Steven Smith handed one-Test suspension for ball tampering

ICC chief executive David Richardson laid the charge against Smith under Article 2.2.1 of the ICC Code of Conduct for Players and Player Support Personnel which prohibits ‘all types of conduct of a serious nature that is contrary to the spirit of the game’. The sanction added two suspension points to Smith’s record – which […]

Racism in Australian cricket is not in your face but it is definitely there: Dan Christian

“We just need to educate ourselves and encourage others around us to educate themselves,” he said. “And part of that education is calling it out and having the guts to call it out. That’s the hardest thing; to not just let it go and pretend it didn’t happen.

All-rounder Dan Christian Addresses Racism in Australian Cricket, Says I Think it is an Issue

Racism in Australian cricket is ‘not in your face but it is definitely there’, says former all-rounder Dan Christian as he opened up on the raging issue. Christian stated ‘casual racism’ is prevalent in Australian cricket and revealed he has been subject to jokes about his colour of skin. Players and teams across sports have […]

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Dan Christian lifts lid on casual racism in Australian cricket

“It’s just something that comes with a lack of education and an ignorance. I don’t think a lot of people say it with any kind of malice, it’s just that they don’t understand and don’t know. When all the BLM stuff came out in the last couple of months, one of the things I related […]

Australian cricket’s Indigenous inclusion – ‘You can’t just window dress things’

Mohamed’s best illustration of what he is aiming for is to ask people to think of something they value, and why. “There’s definitely no one thing that can make it happen, it’s a combination of things, but really the way I like to look at it is you’ve got to create a space where people […]

Ball-tampering saga: All you need to know

There was video footage to suggest that the head coach may have had a hand in the whole drama that unfolded in Newlands on Day 3 of the Test, as he reached out for the walkie talkie and appeared to be giving instructions to substitute Peter Handscomb after he’d seen the footage of Cameron Bancroft […]

Former Australian cricketer to make racing debut

“For me it’s that release – it’s not quite the same as what I got with cricket but it’s a great adrenaline rush for me to get my mind off things.

Spectators set for return to Australian cricket – with minimal cheering

CloseDeputy Editor Andrew arrived at ESPNcricinfo via Manchester and Cape Town, after finding the assistant editor at a weak moment as he watched England’s batting collapse in the Newlands Test. Andrew began his cricket writing as a freelance covering Lancashire during 2004 when they were relegated in the County Championship. In fact, they were top […]