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Cricket Australia-players' pay dispute may be resolved, but the bitter aftertaste will take time to go away
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Cricket Australia-players' pay dispute may be resolved, but the bitter aftertaste will take time to go away

After months of negotiation between Cricket Australia and the Australian Cricketers’ Association, some 230-odd professional cricketers around Australia are now employed again

Cricket Australia-players' association pay dispute comes to an end: Bangladesh tour to go ahead as planned
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Cricket Australia-players' association pay dispute comes to an end: Bangladesh tour to go ahead as planned

The longstanding pay dispute between Cricket Australia (CA) and the Australian Cricket Association (ACA) seems to have finally come to an end as both the parties have reportedly arrived at an agreement and signed a deal.

Ashes 2017 could be scrapped even if new deal is struck, says ACA chief Alistair Nicholson
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Ashes 2017 could be scrapped even if new deal is struck, says ACA chief Alistair Nicholson

Australian Cricketers Association chief Alistair Nicholson has warned the players via email the showpiece Test series against England, due to begin in Brisbane on November 23, is under threat.

Cricket Australia pay dispute: No agreement yet as CA and players' union continue talks
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Cricket Australia pay dispute: No agreement yet as CA and players' union continue talks

At the heart of the acrimonious dispute is Cricket Australia's insistence that the two-decade-old model, under which players get a fixed percentage of revenue, should be jettisoned.

Cricket Australia pay dispute: Chairman David Peever criticises players' association for their 'reckless' tactics
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Cricket Australia pay dispute: Chairman David Peever criticises players' association for their 'reckless' tactics

Peever claimed the ACA was threatening to drive away commercial sponsors, damage the prospects of broadcast partners and lock up players' intellectual property rights.

Cricket Australia pay dispute: Players to boycott South Africa tour unless conflict is resolved
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Cricket Australia pay dispute: Players to boycott South Africa tour unless conflict is resolved

Players will boycott an Australia A tour of South Africa this month unless a new pay deal is agreed by Cricket Australia(CA), the Australian Cricketers' Association(ACA) said on Sunday

Cricket Australia pay dispute worsens as players' union to discuss boycotting 'A' team's tour of South Africa
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Cricket Australia pay dispute worsens as players' union to discuss boycotting 'A' team's tour of South Africa

Cricket Australia and the players' union both confirmed they had failed to reach an agreement on a new Memorandum of Understanding before Friday's deadline.

CA revises offer for Australian cricketers to end bitter pay dispute; ACA terms it 'unacceptable'
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CA revises offer for Australian cricketers to end bitter pay dispute; ACA terms it 'unacceptable'

Cricket Australia (CA) on Friday revised its offer to players in a bid to resolve a bitter pay dispute that threatens to disrupt upcoming tours.

Australian players move to take back image rights from Cricket Australia
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Australian players move to take back image rights from Cricket Australia

The Australian Cricketers' Assocation disclosed plans to form a new business to help male and female players directly negotiate sponsorship deals.

Pink balls need improvement for producing high-quality matches: Australian Cricketers' Association
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Pink balls need improvement for producing high-quality matches: Australian Cricketers' Association

The ACA urged the Cricket Australia to ensure conditions for this year's pink ball Tests are upgraded to produce high quality matches.