Cameron Bancroft: News

29 Jan 2023

Perth Scorchers

Perth Scorchers advance to their eighth BBL final: Key stats

Perth Scorchers became the first finalists of the Big Bash League (BBL) 2022-23, having defeated Sydney Sixers by seven wickets in the Qualifier.

Ball-tampering incident: CA invites Bancroft to share any new information

Cricket Australia (CA) has clarified that it will consider any further information pertaining to the 2018 ball-tampering incident.

Were Australian bowlers aware about ball-tampering? Bancroft drops a hint

Australian batsman Cameron Bancroft, who was one of the central figures in the controversial ball-tampering incident at Newlands, has indicated that others, apart from Steve Smith and David Warner, were also aware of the same.

#NewsBytesExplainer: The meticulous art of reverse swing

Reverse swing, as regarded by the cricket pundits, is a fast bowler's prized possession in Test cricket more often than not.

29 Mar 2020


Steve Smith's captaincy ban ends, eligible to lead Australia again

Steve Smith may resume captaincy for Australia as his two-year ban comes to end.

#ThisDayThatYear: When the sandpaper saga rattled Australian cricket

On March 24, 2018, the cricket fraternity was jolted, owing to the infamous ball-tampering controversy.

02 Mar 2020

David Warner

Cummins should lead Australia across formats, feels Michael Clarke

Former Australian batsman Michael Clarke feels fast bowler Pat Cummins is an ideal candidate to lead Aussies in all three formats of the game.

Warner seeks respect as South Africa tour series close-in

Australian opener David Warner has urged the Proteas fans to show some respect in Australia's upcoming limited overs assignment against South Africa.

Inexperienced Australia couldn't say 'no' to ball-tampering, feels Ponting

Former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting believes Steve Smith & Co. were too naive to avoid the Cape Town ball-tampering fiasco that jolted the Aussies.

04 Dec 2019


Australia announce Test squad for New Zealand series: Details here

Australia have announced their 13-member squad for the upcoming three-Test series against New Zealand, to be held from December 12.

19 Nov 2019

Pakistan News

Langer cannot wait to see Warner play well in Tests

Australia are set to face Pakistan in a two-match Test series, starting November 21.

14 Nov 2019

Pakistan News

Australia name 14-man Test squad to face Pakistan: Details here

The likes of Cameron Bancroft, Joe Burns and Travis Head have earned their places in the Australian Test squad for the upcoming two-match series against Pakistan at home.

09 Nov 2019

Pakistan News

Aussie cricketer Nic Maddinson pulls out on mental health grounds

Recently, Australian star cricketer Glenn Maxwell had taken an indefinite break from cricket in relation to battling mental health.

29 Oct 2019

Pakistan News

Several Test spots on offer as Australia A face Pakistan

There are a number of batting spots up for grabs in the Australian Test team ahead of their two-match series against Pakistan next month.

I hope Steve Smith does captain Australia again: Tim Paine

Australian Test team captain Tim Paine has said he will back Steve Smith if the latter returns at the helm once his captaincy ban ends in March 2020.

15 Sep 2019

Pakistan News

Ponting locks these three Aussie batsmen for Pakistan Tests

Legendary World Cup winning captain Ricky Ponting has zeroed down on three Australian batsmen for the Test series against Pakistan in November.

10 Sep 2019

England Cricket Team

Warner tampered the ball even in First-class cricket: Cook

Sir Alastair Cook continues to enjoy First-class cricket post his international retirement.

14 Aug 2019

England Cricket Team

The Ashes 2019, 2nd Test: Match preview and other details

Hosts England are all set to take on arch-rivals Australia in the second Test of The Ashes 2019 at Lord's in London on Wednesday.

04 Aug 2019

England Cricket Team

Watch: Warner's reacts to 'He's got sandpaper in his hands'

Australian cricketer David Warner, who served a 12-month ban for a ball-tampering scandal against South Africa last year, was subjected to taunts by the English crowd.

31 Jul 2019

England Cricket Team

Ashes 2019, 1st Test: Preview, Dream11 and pitch report

England and Australia are set to lock horns in the first Test match of the Ashes 2019, starting August 1 at Edgbaston in Birmingham.

Ashes 2019: Australia announce 17-member squad to face England

Australia have announced a 17-member squad for Ashes 2019 starting August 1.

World Cup: Australia are expecting a hostile reception, here's why

Australian cricketers are expecting a hostile reception on English soil, when they start the World Cup campaign next month.

Warner, Smith should have been banned for two years: Ambrose

The world was in shock when Australian cricketers, Steve Smith and David Warner, were found guilty of orchestrating a ball-tampering scandal against South Africa, last year.

Will David Warner feel unwelcomed to the Australian team?

The world was in shock when Australian skipper Steve Smith, along with vice-captain David Warner, was involved in a ball-tampering scandal in South Africa.

Reintegration window for Steve Smith and David Warner in UAE

With less than three months to go for the World Cup, the tainted cricketers, Steve Smith and David Warner, are all set to reunite with the team in UAE for a three-day reintegration window, as their ban ends on March 29.

08 Mar 2019


Will David Warner and Steve Smith participate in World Cup?

It has been over a year since David Warner and Steve Smith last played for Australia.

Australia's Darren Lehmann to coach BBL side Brisbane Heat

Australia's Darren Lehmann had a difficult 12-month period after quitting as head coach of the national team in the wake of a ball-tampering scandal last year.

Sheffield Shield: Bancroft smashes 138* in first match post ban

Australian cricketer Cameron Bancroft carried his bat for Western Australia in Sheffield Shield cricket.

Steve Smith set to undergo surgery, return could be delayed

Australian cricketer Steve Smith was handed a fresh blow as he prepares his comeback to the national team after being handed a 12-month ban by Cricket Australia, last year.

06 Jan 2019

Virat Kohli

Ponting: None better than Justin Langer despite poor performance

Australia have been given a bitter pill to swallow after Indian captain Virat Kohli asked the hosts to follow on at Sydney in the fourth Test for the Border-Gavaskar Trophy.

30 Dec 2018

David Warner

BBL: Cameron Bancroft lasts three balls on return from ban

Tainted Australian cricketer Cameron Bancroft did not have the best of return to competitive cricket.

Ball-tampering scandal: Cameron Bancroft returns to fold with BBL

Tainted Australian cricketer Cameron Bancroft saw his nine-month ban end on Saturday.

Australia's Bancroft lifts the lid on ball-tampering scandal

Tainted Australian cricket team batsman Cameron Bancroft has said that it was David Warner, who suggested him to alter the ball against South Africa earlier this year.

This is what Steve Smith has said regarding ball-tampering scandal

Former Australian skipper Steve Smith is serving a 12-month ban alongside star player David Warner for their involvement in a ball-tampering scandal against South Africa.

20 Dec 2018

Pakistan News

BCB bars Steve Smith from participating in BPL 2019

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has decided against the inclusion of Steve Smith in the upcoming Bangladesh Premier League (BPL).

Virat Kohli opens up on Smith, Warner ball-tampering scandal

Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli has finally come out with his views regarding the ball-tampering scandal surrounding Australian powerhouses Steve Smith and David Warner.

08 Dec 2018

Virat Kohli

'Australia would have been vilified if they celebrated like Kohli'

Australian cricket team coach Justin Langer has questioned the double-standard in cricket when it comes to sledging.

'Headline-chasing coward': Michael Clarke slams sports broadcaster

Former Australian cricket team captain, Michael Clarke, lashed out at Melbourne-based sports broadcaster and writer, Gerard Whateley, for suggesting that it was the cricketer who helped create a culture of win-at-all-costs inside the Australian dressing room.

28 Nov 2018


We're not going to win shit: Michael Clarke

A major storm blew over Australian cricket in the aftermath of the Ethics Center review which criticized Cricket Australia (CA) for their mismanagement and promoting a tendency of recklessness within the cricketers.

23 Nov 2018


Steve Smith was hopeful of ban being lifted: Pat Cummins

Former Australian skipper Steve Smith is serving a 12-month ban alongside star player David Warner for their involvement in a ball-tampering scandal against Proteas.