Brief Report (UK) – Derbyshire’s Alex Hughes says Cricket Australia’s banning of three players ‘isn’t amazingly out of the ordinary.

Summary

  • Derbyshire’s Alex Hughes says Cricket Australia’s banning of three players ‘isn’t amazingly out of the ordinary.’
  • What should have been a close matchup between two of cricket’s greatest Test nations was overshadowed by Australia’s attempt to tamper with the ball in the third Test against South Africa.
  • One of Australia’s younger talents, Cameron Bancroft, was caught on television using a piece of tape covered in grit to affect the ball’s condition.
  • Bancroft received a nine month ban alongside captain Steve Smith, who instructed Bancroft’s actions, and vice-skipper David Warner, who will both…

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