Stuff – Banned Australian cricket captain Steve Smith and David Warner to make comebacks in Canada

Last updated 13:18, May 25 2018

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Former Australian cricket captain Steve Smith has kept a low profile since his ban from the game for his part in the ball-tampering scandal.

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  • Banned Australian cricket captain Steve Smith and David Warner to make comebacks in Canada Last updated 13:18, May 25 2018 AP Former Australian cricket captain Steve Smith has kept a low profile since his ban from the game for his part in the ball-tampering scandal.
  • Banned Australia cricket captain Steve Smith will make his comeback in the unlikely setting of Canada.
  • Smith, stripped of the captaincy and suspended from international, state and Big Bash action for 12 months for his part in the ball-tampering controversy in South Africa, has been named as one of 10 marquee players for the Global T20 Canada league.
  • READ MORE: * Black Caps’ Pakistan return unlikely * Kane’s county deal hit by Warner effect * White Fern Kerr signs English T20 deal  Smith joins Shahid Afridi, Dwayne Bravo, Chris Gayle, Chris Lynn, Lasith Malinga, Darren Sammy, Andre Russell, Suni Narine and David Miller as the international headline acts.
  • Australian media and the Cricket Australia website suggested Warner would also be involved when the draft is made early next week.


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