David Warner is currently serving a ban for his role in the Australian ball-tampering scandal. Photograph: Joel Carrett/EPA

The Australian Cricketers’ Association has called for the immediate lifting of the bans currently being served by disgraced cricketers Steve Smith, Da(...)

Australian cricketer David Warner cries as he speaks at a press conference at the Sydney Cricket Ground where he apologisedfor his role in the ball-tampering scandal. Photograph: Peter Parks/AFP/Getty Images

An emotional David Warner has issued an unreserved apology for his actions in Australia’s ball-tampering scandal, saying he made a decision that he “w(...)

 Darren Lehmann  announcing that  he will resign as Australian cricket coach after the final Test against South Africa. Photograph:  Wikus De Wet/AFP/Getty

Australian cricket broke down in tears as a shattered Steve Smith took full responsibility for the ball-tampering crisis that has engulfed a nation a(...)

Tadhg Furlong and Jordi Murphy: the Wexford man has his granny lighting Lourdes candles  for him at home on the big rugby occasions. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

After the weekend that was in it you couldn’t but conclude that Australian cricket and Oxford rowing could do with some help from Granny Furlong, both(...)

Australia’s Cameron Bancroft has found himself at the centre of ball-tampering controversy against South Africa. Photograph: Gianluigi Guercia/AFP

Captain Steve Smith admitted Australia had deliberately tampered with the ball during the third Test against South Africa. Smith said he was “incredi(...)

 Australia’s captain Steve Smith reacts during the fourth day of the second Ashes Test. Photograph: David Gray/Inpho

The twilight zone. Though 24 hours later than many expected, England got their moment under lights on the fourth evening in Adelaide and through Joe (...)