The Sydney Morning Herald – Despite the hoopla and stunning fall-out surrounding the ball tampering saga in South Africa in March, you could be forgiven for wondering whether David Warner, Steve Smith and, to a lesser degree, Cameron Bancroft are suspended.

Summary

  • Despite the hoopla and stunning fall-out surrounding the ball tampering saga in South Africa in March, you could be forgiven for wondering whether David Warner, Steve Smith and, to a lesser degree, Cameron Bancroft are suspended.
  • Smith, the former Test captain, and Warner, his former deputy, were banned for 12 months by Cricket Australia while Bancroft is serving a nine-month suspension.
  • A dab hand: David Warner playing in the Northern Territory.
  • Smith and Warner took their first cricketing steps back into the fray in the Canada Twenty20, and spoke openly about the personal struggles they have endured since the Cape Town meltdown.
  • Warner returned home from Canada in time to make a cameo in the Northern Territory Strike League, blasting 93 for the Cyclones.


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