Tag: ball tempering

ICC clears Plunkett of ball tempering during match against Pakistan

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has cleared England fast bowler Liam Plunkett after allegations of ball tempering during the second One Day International (ODI) against...

From controversies to highlights, all that happened in cricketing world this year

The cricketing world had its ups and downs this year. Although we got to see some amazing cricket as many cricketers set new records, a...

Suspended David Warner all set to return to cricket

Disgraced former Australian vice-captain David Warner will start his road to redemption by appearing for Sydney’s Randwick Petersham cricket club, officials said. (more…)

Pakistan legends hail reverse swing as ‘art’ not ‘cheating’

Pakistan legends and the pioneers of reverse swing bowling have unanimously defended the bowling act as an ‘art’, which can be achieved without tempering the

Arthur slams Australian team for ‘boorish, arrogant behaviour’

Former Australian Coach Mickey Arthur has slammed Australian cricket team, saying that the behaviour of the players in the side he once coached has been

Tearful Steve Smith seeks forgiveness, apologises

A devastated Steve Smith, former Australian captain, broke down as he admitted that Cape Town ball-tampering scam was a failure of his leadership. (more…)

Ball tempering scam: Cricket Australia bans Smith, Warner for 1 year

Former Australian captain Steven Smith and former vice-captain David Warner have been banned for 12 months by Cricket Australia for their roles in the pre-meditated