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Cricket Australia's test match naming rights sponsor has pulled out of its deal after less than a year and other companies also severed ties with players involved in the ball-tampering scandal. Not that he had any involvement, insist both the man himself and Cricket Australia, in the shameful episode that has seen Steve Smith and David Warner banned for 12 months and Cameron Bancroft for nine - punishments, in my opinion, which fit the crime for what was obviously flagrant cheating.
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    A Cricket Australia investigation found that Smith had known about the plan to tamper with the ball in the second Test, had failed to prevent it and had told Bancroft, who had taken sandpaper onto the pitch, to hide it in his pants. The two other things is anytime you think about making a questionable decision, think about who you are affecting, you are affecting your parents. "I just want to say I'm sorry for the pain I've brought to Australia and the fans and the public".
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    The three cricketers have been sent home from South Africa by Cricket Australia from the ongoing Test series against the Proteas. "I take full responsibility, I made a serious error of judgment and I understand the consequences". Australia head coach Darren Lehmann says he is anxious about the fragile mental state of the players suspended over the ball-tampering scandal.
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    I made a serious error of judgement and now I understand the consequences. " Steve Smith and Cameron Bancroft will not be considered for team leadership positions until a minimum of 12 months after the conclusion of their respective suspensions from worldwide and domestic cricket", said CA in a statement.
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    Indian batsman Rohit Sharma insisted on Thursday that the ball-tampering scandal to hit Steve Smith and David Warner should not "define" their careers. Smith told a news conference at Sydney Airport: "Cricket is the greatest sport in the world". "I am extremely disappointed, and I regret my actions", Bancroft said.
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    Smith and Bancroft fought back tears as they faced the media, with former captain Smith in Sydney and Bancroft in Perth. The financial repercussions continued for the players, with all three losing sponsorship deals, and for Cricket Australia, who lost a major partner when Magellan Financial Group Ltd binned a three-year team naming rights deal after seven months.
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    Du Plessis , 33, was speaking on the eve of the fourth and final Test at the Wanderers of a drama-packed series in which South Africa hold a 2-1 lead. "I love kids wanting to play the great game of cricket that I love", he said. While they are banned from top level cricket, they can still play at club level in Australia or in other countries.