Cricket Australia Chief Executive James Sutherland confirmed that the board has launched an investigation into a ball tampering scandal that broke out during the ongoing third Test against South Africa in Cape Town.
Royal Challengers Bangalore have confirmed New Zealand all-rounder Corey Anderson as a replacement for injured Australian fast bowler Nathan Coulter-Nile for the upcoming season of the Indian Premier League.
Australia skipper Steven Smith insisted that he will not step down from captaincy despite admitting he has involved in the 'leadership group' that plotted the ball tampering during the ongoing third Test against South Africa in Cape Town.
Australia opening batsman Cameron Bancroft has found himself in a middle of a controversy after he was questioned by the on-field umpires for a suspected ball tampering during the third day's play in the Newlands Test.
The ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier 2018 will have new winners on Sunday when number one seeds the Windies and second-seeded Afghanistan will face each other in the final before broadcast cameras at the Harare Sports Club.
An unbeaten 92 from keeper-batsman Matthew Wade has led the Tasmanian Tigers to a total of 6-360 at stumps on Day 2 of the JLT Sheffield Shield Final against the my FootDr Queensland Bulls at Allan Border Field in Brisbane.
The International Cricket Council has fined both United Arab Emirates captain Rohan Mustafa and Zimbabwe all-rounder Sean Williams for a breach of Level 1 Conduct following the recently concluded ICC World Cup Qualifiers game between the two teams in Harare.