Cricket Australia set to impose six-month bans on players that participate in ‘disapproved cricket’

“Players who participate in disapproved cricket (e.g. exhibition matches) are not permitted to participate in ICC approved cricket for a minimum of six months thereafter”

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Cricket Australia has issued a warning to the players, saying that they could be hit with a six-month ban if they opt to take part in any matches or tournaments without the board’s approval.

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Stoinis: Pay dispute won’t distract Australia during Champions Trophy

“We’re here to play cricket and try and win this tournament”

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Australia all-rounder Marcus Stoinis has said that the ongoing pay dispute between the players and Cricket Australia won’t affect the national team when they take part in the Champions Trophy in England next month.

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IPL 2017 29th Match: Persistent rain leads to washout

The rain had the final say in Bangalore

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After collapsing for 49, the lowest total in Indian Premier League (IPL) history, in their last game against the Kolkata Knight Riders, the Royal Challengers Bangalore were looking to turn their fortunes around, but the weather stopped that from happening.

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