Australia's Smith, Warner, Bancroft suspended from Johannesburg Test
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Australia's Smith, Warner, Bancroft suspended from Johannesburg Test

by Athar Ansari Mar 28, 2018 • 13:59 PM

Melbourne, March 27 (Cricketnmore) - In wake of the ball-tampering controversy, Australian cricketers Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft have been suspended from the fourth Test against South Africa in Johannesburg, Cricket Australia (CA) announced on Tuesday.

After a CA investigation, the trio were found guilty of breaching article 2.3.5 of Cricket Australia's Code of Conduct and will fly to Australia on Wednesday, according to cricket.com.au.

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In their absence, Tim Paine has been appointed as the interim captain while Matthew Renshaw, Joe Burns and Glenn Maxwell have been called up as their replacements.

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