ABC News Australia – Cricket Australia unaware of any ‘credible evidence’ amid corruption allegations

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May 27, 2018 21:26:32

Cricket Australia (CA) says it is not aware of any “credible evidence linking Australian players to corruption in the game” ahead of the broadcast of a documentary investigating spot fixing allegations.

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  • Cricket Australia unaware of any ‘credible evidence’ amid corruption allegations Posted May 27, 2018 21:26:32 Cricket Australia (CA) says it is not aware of any “credible evidence linking Australian players to corruption in the game” ahead of the broadcast of a documentary investigating spot fixing allegations.
  • The ABC understands the Al Jazeera documentary includes unconfirmed allegations from a match fixer, implicating two Australian players in spot fixing.
  • “Together with the ICC, we are aware of the investigation by Al Jazeera into alleged corruption in cricket,” he said in a statement.
  • “Neither the ICC or Cricket Australia is aware of any credible evidence linking Australian players to corruption in the game.”
  • “Australian cricket is proactive with its sports integrity management and Cricket Australia has an Integrity Unit to oversee and maintain all domestic cricket in Australia, including BBL and WBBL matches.


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