Cricket Australia boss James Sutherland held an eagerly awaited press conference at the Holiday Inn in Sandton on Tuesday evening.
Sutherland revealed that Captain Steve Smith, vice-captain David Warner and Cameron Bancroft will all be leaving South Africa as early as Wednesday (tomorrow). They will be replaced by Matthew Renshaw, Joe Burns and Glenn Maxwell in Australia’s Test squad for the 4th Test in Johannesburg.
James Sutherland when asked by one of the reporters if the Australian cricket team cheated?
This was his response,”In the laws of the game, it is not in the spirit of the game, and I am angry and disappointed. It’s not a good day for Australian cricket”
Darren Lehman has survived as a coach, as he wont be sanctioned.
More sanctions to follow in the next 24 hours.