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March 2018

All posts published in March 2018

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Hero to zero is hard to handle

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CHEATING AT sport is reprehensible but it’s not a crime and it is worth remembering that Australia’s cricket captain has not murdered anyone, says Chief Writer RON REED. More »

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The Test team betrayed our trust

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CAPE TOWN may mark a turning point in the future behaviour of Australia’s Test team. But, is it too late to salvage our country’s reputation in the sport? GRAHAM BICKNELL fears the worst More »

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How an Aussie quick discovered the swing

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REVERSE SWING … what is it and why does it involve cheating? Former Australian fast bowler IAN CALLEN remembers when it first became “a thing” when he was playing – and why he drew a line in the sand. More »

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Aussie Test fans flag their rage

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WHILE SPORTS FANS across the nation were left stunned by the ball tampering outrage, Sportshound writer and cricket nut COLIN DALE was right in the middle of the travelling Aussie diehards at Newlands as our reputation was being trashed. He returned (reluctant... More »

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Axe to swing after Test debacle

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AUSTRALIA’S crushing 322-run defeat and the suspension of Steve Smith will trigger widespread change to the XI next week in Johannesburg, as KEN PIESSE reports from Cape Town. More »

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Formula One turns Formula Farce

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CONFUSION reigned long after the cars crossed the finishing line in the Albert Park Grand Prix. PETER COSTER tries to unravel the mysteries of the Formula One formula. More »

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Smith and Warner forced to step down

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KEN PIESSE reports from Cape Town on the ongoing drama on and off the field in the Third Test: AUSTRALIAN captain Steve Smith and vice-captain David Warner have been forced from their leadership positions over the ball tampering scandal in South Africa. Smith ... More »