AUSTRALIA’S cricket union wants the three Sandpapergate cheats’ bans reduced — because they all CRIED.
The news got here because the Aussies fell to their heaviest Check runs loss since 1934.
Steve Smith and David Warner obtained one-yr bans and Cameron Bancroft 9 months after the ball-tampering scandal in South Africa.
However because the Aussies misplaced by 492 runs for a three-1 collection defeat, the Australian Cricketers’ Affiliation demanded the suspensions be minimize after the trio sobbed throughout public apologies.
ACA chief Greg Dyer stated: “Their distressed faces despatched a message the world over as efficient as any sanctions might.
“Australia cried with Steve Smith — I definitely did.
“We ask for this extraordinary contrition to be taken under consideration by Cricket Australia.
“We consider the bans are disproportionate.”