Sify – [Australia], May 17 (ANI): Former Australian vice-captain David Warner, who is currently serving his one-year suspension handed by Cricket Australia for his involvement in ball-tampering scandal, is all set to start his road to redemption by featuring for Sydney’s Randwick Petersham.

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  • [Australia], May 17 (ANI): Former Australian vice-captain David Warner, who is currently serving his one-year suspension handed by Cricket Australia for his involvement in ball-tampering scandal, is all set to start his road to redemption by featuring for Sydney’s Randwick Petersham.
  • Confirming the news, club president and former fast bowler Mike Whitney said that the tainted opener has made himself available for at least first three matches of the club in the Sydney Premier Cricket season.
  • Earlier this week, Cameron Bancroft, who was handed a nine-month suspension after he was found to tamper with the ball during the third Test of the four-match series against South Africa in March this year, was given the go-ahead to feature in Premier Cricket in Western Australia.
  • Besides Bancroft and Warner, former skipper Steve Smith is also serving a one-year ban from both domestic and international cricket for his involvement in the scandal that sent shock waves through the cricket world.
  • Any Cricket Australia ban is automatically extended to state matches, with the three tainted trio could only feature in grade cricket while serving their suspensions.


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