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Saddened that he felt the need to step down as captain, Australian Cricketers' Association backs Tim Paine
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Saddened that he felt the need to step down as captain, Australian Cricketers' Association backs Tim Paine

"While respecting the decision made by Tim Paine, the ACA is saddened that he felt the need to resign from the captaincy of the Australian Test team," the ACA said in statement

IPL 2021: Australian contingent leaves for Maldives with BCCI's assistance, Michael Hussey in CSK's care
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IPL 2021: Australian contingent leaves for Maldives with BCCI's assistance, Michael Hussey in CSK's care

They will stay in Maldives till 15 May as Australia currently has put a ban on people entering into its country from India.

Australian Cricketers Association say players should do homework before signing up for overseas agreements
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Australian Cricketers Association say players should do homework before signing up for overseas agreements

With their country shut for all those flying from India, the suspended IPL's 40-strong Australian contingent, comprising players, support staff and commentators, will be flown to Maldives before getting a connecting flight for home.

IPL 2021: BCCI to help arrange charter flights for Australian players via Maldives or Sri Lanka, says CA
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IPL 2021: BCCI to help arrange charter flights for Australian players via Maldives or Sri Lanka, says CA

The IPL's 40-strong Australian contingent, comprising players, support staff and commentators, could be flown to Maldives or Sri Lanka before getting a connecting flight for home.

IPL 2021: Australia players' union chief says chartered flight for players after tournament under consideration
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IPL 2021: Australia players' union chief says chartered flight for players after tournament under consideration

Australian Cricketers' Association (ACA) chief Todd Greenberg said Cricket Australia will talk to the IPL franchise owners on this arrangement but conceded that it will not be a simple thing.

Former Rugby league boss Todd Greenberg appointed Australian Cricketers Association chief
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Former Rugby league boss Todd Greenberg appointed Australian Cricketers Association chief

Greenberg's name was also doing the rounds for the Cricket Australia (CA) chief's job after Kevin Roberts quit last year.

Yuvraj Singh eyeing stint in Big Bash League, on look out for a franchise, says report
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Yuvraj Singh eyeing stint in Big Bash League, on look out for a franchise, says report

No Indian player has ever featured in the BBL as the country's cricket board (BCCI) doesn't allow active players to take part in overseas leagues.

Cricket Australia and players reach agreement to postpone assessment of future revenue during coronavirus pandemic
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Cricket Australia and players reach agreement to postpone assessment of future revenue during coronavirus pandemic

Australia’s leading players are paid on a revenue-sharing model which means the revenue projection eventually might impact salaries for contracted men and women.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Australian Cricketers' Association rejects CA revenue forecasts
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Australian Cricketers' Association rejects CA revenue forecasts

Cricket Australia’s (CA) forecast of a near 50 percent plunge in the revenue that underpins player payments has been met with skepticism by the players’ union, who called for talks to “shine a light” on the board’s calculations.

Players union slams Cricket Australia's COVID-19 cost-cutting, says it would have 'disastrous long-term consequences'
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Players union slams Cricket Australia's COVID-19 cost-cutting, says it would have 'disastrous long-term consequences'

Despite the COVID-19 pandemic hitting at the end of the season, Cricket Australia furloughed about 80 percent of its staff and said it had suffered a A$20 million (10.6 million pounds) fall in revenue.

Cash-strapped Cricket Australia should not sacrifice women's matches to make ends meet, says Alyssa Healy
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Cash-strapped Cricket Australia should not sacrifice women's matches to make ends meet, says Alyssa Healy

Healy also said that with women 50-over World Cup scheduled in February, losing games could affect players' performance.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Australian Cricketers Association questions CA's claims of financial crisis, massive pay cuts
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Australian Cricketers Association questions CA's claims of financial crisis, massive pay cuts

Cricket Australia's warnings about its finances taking a hit due to the COVID-19 pandemic have been questioned by the country's players' association which has said the game's position remains positive.

Australian Cricketers' Association to meet Cricket Australia over Emily Smith's anti-corruption ban
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Australian Cricketers' Association to meet Cricket Australia over Emily Smith's anti-corruption ban

Smith posted the Hurricanes’ team line-up for their 2 November match in the WBBL against Sydney Thunder at Burnie in Tasmania state.

Former all-rounder Shane Watson appointed as president of Australian Cricketers' Association
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Former all-rounder Shane Watson appointed as president of Australian Cricketers' Association

Watson is part of an extended 10-person board which includes three new appointments: current Australian players Pat Cummins and Kristen Beams, and cricket commentator and former Australian cricketer, Lisa Sthalekar.

Cricket Australia to top up women's team prize money at T20 World Cup to match men's team pay
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Cricket Australia to top up women's team prize money at T20 World Cup to match men's team pay

Cricket Australia will kick in an extra share to match the equivalent prize money for the men's tournament wherever the women place, up to an additional $600,000 for a win in the finals

Ashes 2019: Australian Cricketers' Association slams fans for booing Steve Smith after being felled by Jofra Archer bouncer
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Ashes 2019: Australian Cricketers' Association slams fans for booing Steve Smith after being felled by Jofra Archer bouncer

Australia's cricket union slammed fans at Lord's for booing Steve Smith after he was felled by a bouncer from Jofra Archer, saying the sport deserves better.

India vs Australia: Nathan Coulter-Nile slams selectors for poor communication over omission from ODI squad
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India vs Australia: Nathan Coulter-Nile slams selectors for poor communication over omission from ODI squad

Cricket Australia selector Trevor Hohns had said Coulter-Nile was not picked due to lower back soreness but the paceman, who has a long injury history, claimed subsequent scans had cleared him.

Cricket Australia to deliberate reducing ball-tampering bans on Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft
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Cricket Australia to deliberate reducing ball-tampering bans on Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft

Australian cricket is enduring one of its worst phases and a run of losses in recent times prompted calls to bring back the two star players before the contests against India.

Cricket Australia to reconsider one-year bans imposed on Steve Smith and David Warner, says board CEO Kevin Roberts
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Cricket Australia to reconsider one-year bans imposed on Steve Smith and David Warner, says board CEO Kevin Roberts

ACA has increased the pressure on CA to lift the ban on Steve Smith and David Warner ever since an independent review claimed that the 'culture' nurtured by the board contributed to the ball-tampering scandal.