The downfall of Aussie captain Steve Smith
Johannesburg / Canberra: Darren Lehmann is set to step down as Australian cricket coach following the ball-tampering scandal, Smith faces up to a one-year ban.
Ball tempering issue will effect on Smith, Warner, and Cameron Bancroft career, Darren Lehmann will resign before the fourth Test. Probably the news of the prohibition made in the backdrop of the SA team who will come to South Africa and submit their report.
The International Cricket Council (ICC) is reacting to the auspicious actions against Steve Smith, the Australian captain who said it was a collective decision, There is a small punishment for such a big mistake for Steve Smith and Cameron Bancroft. However, the Australian media said that the CA will do what the ICC does not do to punish the players. The Melbourne Cricket Club (MCC), which has created cricket rules, has responded greatly to the tampering stance. The MCC general secretary John Stephenson said that the Australians gave a good message to the future generations if they severely punished by the players.
What is the head coach role in the conspiracy? Smith said that Team members had already discussed and implemented a tampering conspiracy in which the coaching staff was not involved. Former captain Clarke believes Smith does not understand what he has said. “Coach Lehmann’s involvement in the conspiracy is that he does not hold onto the team. If he turns out to be involved, he becomes a duck with the players. In both cases, Lehmann it’s a mistake, “Clark said.