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Cricket Australia to release findings into culture review


TWO days after David Warner’s incident in a local match, Cricket Australia will release the findings of a wide-ranging review into the culture of the sport.

The review was sparked by the sandpaper debacle during the Cape Town Test in March, which resulted in suspensions for Warner, Steven Smith and Cameron Bancroft.

The Australians were caught using sandpaper to tamper with the ball. The review has looked at cricket’s culture on and off the field in the wake of the scandal.

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Source: DailyTelegraph

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Former Australian captain and current CA board member Mark Taylor said he was worried about the mood around cricket.

He added the review findings would be confronting, but they represented an opportunity for cricket to move ahead in the wake of the sandpaper scandal.

“All of us have had too much negativity around the game,” he said.

“(Monday) is the opportunity to get it out there.

“There is no doubt there is a mandate, as I would look at it, in these reviews for CA to make some change, to get better at what we do, and also, most importantly, to get on with how we do business with people.

“And we have got to get that better. No doubt about that. I have said that before.”

CA will release the findings early on Monday afternoon at the MCG.

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