Former Australia opening batsman Cameron Bancroft has broken his silence on the ball-tampering scandal in South Africa.
Glenn Maxwell says the Australian team felt Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft were treated like criminals.
Former captain Steve Smith and batsman Cameron Bancroft will not contest the sanctions imposed on them.
Being Australia’s cricket captain is widely seen as the second most important job in the country behind prime minister.
Sports-loving Australia is in uproar over the ball-tampering scandal.
Getting whacked on the hand by a Cameron Bancroft shot would not keep Steve Smith from the Boxing Day Test against England.
Andrew Strauss says his players are not “thugs” and there is no drinking culture in the team.