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  • England want apology for cheating allegations August 8, 2013

    ChesterLeStreet: England captain Alastair Cook has described as "blatant fabrication" the claims that Ashes players have used silicone tape on their bats to confuse Hot Spot technology and he wants an apology. Australia's Channel Nine TV reported on Wednesday that the International Cricket Council (ICC) was investigating the use of silicone,...
  • Channel Nine switches IndiaSL game to digital February 7, 2012

    Perth: With the crowd refusing to fill stadiums around Australia for oneday matches, broadcasters Channel Nine network has dumped Wednesday's cricket triseries game between India and Sri Lanka here onto its digital channel Gem. Nine did not want to interrupt its regular programming to show Wednesday's match but said matches involving...
  • Team India bashing hurting Aus broadcasters January 18, 2012

    Melbourne: The Australian cricket team is celebrating its Test demolition of India but the country's Board and broadcasters of the lopsided series have been left to count their losses running into millions of dollars in advertising revenue and gatetakings. Australia have won all three matches of the fourTest series in less...
  • India's antiDRS stance 'may raise tensions' December 21, 2011

    Sydney: India's rejection of the Decision Review System for their Test series against Australia could raise tensions and boost the number of content_cnious decisions, reports said on Wednesday. Cricket Australia had hoped the Indian cricket board would allow a compromise version of the DRS, which uses technology to improve the accuracy...