Ophef in Australië om knoeien met bal
August 25, 2006 -- Het Australische cricket is in crisis nadat Cameron Bancroft op heterdaad is betrapt bij zijn poging om met de bal te knoeien op de derde dag van de derde Test tegen Zuid-Afrika in Kaapstad.
Australia captain Steve Smith has been banned for one match and fined his entire match fee by cricket’s world governing body, the International Cricket Council, for his part in a ball-tampering incident in South Africa.
Bancroft, 25, was fined 75% of his match fee and got three demerit points.
Australian cricket is in crisis after Cameron Bancroft was caught red-handed attempting to doctor the ball on the third day of the third Test against South Africa in Cape Town.