AAP Australian General News – CANBERRA, Oct 30 AAP – Prime Minister Scott Morrison has urged Cricket Australia (CA) to restore trust and credibility in the sport given its importance to Australian life.

Summary

  • CANBERRA, Oct 30 AAP – Prime Minister Scott Morrison has urged Cricket Australia (CA) to restore trust and credibility in the sport given its importance to Australian life.
  • Mr Morrison’s comments follow Monday’s release of a damning assessment of Australian cricket culture which he labelled as “sobering reading”.
  • Mr Morrison said CA needed to lift standards at all levels on “every pitch all around the country”.
  • “I think for cricket fans all across Australia they will be very disappointed,” Mr Morrison told reporters on Tuesday.
  • Mr Morrison will get a first-hand look at cricket culture on Wednesday when he attends his first Prime Minister’s XI game since taking the top job in August.

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