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The collateral damage of the pay dispute
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The collateral damage of the pay dispute

July 10th, 2017 | by admin
The dispute between Cricket Australia and the Australian Cricketers Association began over the kind of pay model due to the players, but it is pressure from the commercial dollar that now appears to be hastening its end A...
A contest to ignite the Women’s World Cup
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A contest to ignite the Women’s World Cup

July 9th, 2017 | by admin
England’s first World Cup victory over Australia for 24 years was the thriller that the tournament needed. It could also have been a glimpse of the final It was the game this tournament had been crying out for. A thriller...
India’s next away Test in Galle on July 26
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India’s next away Test in Galle on July 26

July 7th, 2017 | by admin
India’s full tour of Sri Lanka, which features three Tests, five ODIs and a T20I, will begin in Galle on July 26, according to an SLC press release. No practice matches have been announced so far, but the internationals...
Clarke fears for team if pay dispute drags
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Clarke fears for team if pay dispute drags

July 4th, 2017 | by admin
Australia’s former captain Michael Clarke has implored Cricket Australia and the Australian Cricketers Association to agree to a 12-month rollover of the most recent MoU and negotiate the game’s next collective...
Sutherland refuses to intervene in pay dispute
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Sutherland refuses to intervene in pay dispute

July 3rd, 2017 | by admin
Cricket Australia chief executive James Sutherland has declined to intervene in the pay dispute between the board and the Australian Cricketers’ Association (ACA) on his return to the head office last week. The players...
Australians players’ pay goes to grassroots after MoU expiry
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Australians players’ pay goes to grassroots after MoU expiry

June 30th, 2017 | by admin
More than A$1 million (US$768,000 approx) in fortnightly payments originally intended for out-of-contract players will instead be diverted directly to grassroots funding until an MoU is reached between Cricket Australia (CA) and...
Lanning 152* trumps Atapattu 178*
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Lanning 152* trumps Atapattu 178*

June 29th, 2017 | by admin
Australia 262 for 2 (Lanning 152*, Bolton 60, Perry 45*) beat Sri Lanka 257 for 9 (Atapattu 178*, Bolton 2-18) by eight wickets This was a mismatch on paper. Sri Lanka were ranked eighth. They had never beaten Australia, the...
A net session masquerading as a World Cup match
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A net session masquerading as a World Cup match

June 26th, 2017 | by admin
West Indies were brushed aside in a match which they seemed not ready to play The ball came out of the top of Hayley Matthews’ fingers and floated down the pitch like it was an underarm to a toddler. Beth Mooney took two...
Australia’s pay fight endangers international game
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Australia’s pay fight endangers international game

June 21st, 2017 | by admin
Australian cricket’s custodians are “crazy” to be creating added risk for the future of international cricket at a time when the game has become a seller’s market due to the influx of domestic Twenty20...
Australia players could sign up for CSA T20
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Australia players could sign up for CSA T20

June 20th, 2017 | by admin
Australian international players may populate South Africa’s new Twenty20 competition and even play exhibition or charity matches among themselves in the event of an extended pay dispute between Cricket Australia and the...