New Zealand Herald – Shane Warne has publicly opposed the push for the Australian cricket team to try and imitate their New Zealand rivals in the wake of the ball-tampering scandal.

Summary

  • Shane Warne has publicly opposed the push for the Australian cricket team to try and imitate their New Zealand rivals in the wake of the ball-tampering scandal.
  • On the same day Warne’s involvement with Fox Sport’s cricket revolution was confirmed, the Victorian Spin King shared his thoughts on the fall-out to Australia’s messy ball tampering saga, which resulted in coach Darren Lehmann’s resignation and long-term suspensions for dumped captain Steve Smith (12 months), David Warner (12 months) and Cameron Bancroft (nine months).
  • Former coach Darren Lehmann said before his resignation that he supports the idea of changing the Australian cricket team’s culture to follow the Kiwis’ example.
  • Warne’s confirmed move to Fox Sports adds tremendous star power to the pay TV network’s plans to “revolutionise” cricket television in Australia.
  • Gilchrist told Fox Sports on Thursday he is excited to be partnering up with Warne as the faces of a new exclusive cricket channel on Fox Sports.


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