Indian Express – By:
Express Web Desk | Published: March 28, 2018 10:29 Steve Smith has been given 12-month ban.


  • (Source: Reuters)Former Australia captain Ian Chappell doesn’t see Steve Smith leading the national team again and said the country’s cricket board was right to ban him and David Warner for 12 months.
  • Cricket Australia today announced that Smith will not be considered for captaincy again for at least 12 months after he serves his ban.
  • “I don’t see either of them (Smith or Warner) ever captaining Australia again.
  • “They had to go for 12 months with Smith and Warner.
  • CA banned Smith and Warner for one year besides handing out a nine month suspension to Cameron Bancroft after all three players admitted to ball tampering in the third Test between Australia and South Africa.

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