Ricky Ponting has talked of the ‘shock to world cricket’ attributable to the Australian dishonest scandal and referred to as for harsh punishments to be introduced in for all offenders.
The good former Australian captain, talking on the finish of the influential MCC cricket committee’s annual assembly at Lord’s, stated: ‘We consider a holistic strategy must be taken not simply with ball-tampering however with the tradition of the sport nation by nation.
‘There must be a degree of consistency throughout all boards in how they take care of this stuff.’
Ricky Ponting believes the ball-tampering scandal can act as a power for change in Australia
Australia banned captain Steve Smith and his deputy David Warner for a yr from all worldwide cricket for his or her main roles within the Cape City tampering scandal earlier this yr that shamed the sport.
The MCC committee, chaired by Mike Gatting, additionally heard a presentation from the ECB by which it was urged that the likeliest format of the controversial new Hundred competitors will probably be 20 five-ball ‘overs’, which is whatSportsmail predicted firstly of the entire sorry saga.
The brand new format is ready to be introduced in for the 2020 marketing campaign and can comprise of eight city-based franchise groups.
Steve Smith was banned from the worldwide recreation for one yr for his position within the scandal