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230 players left unemployed as deadline lapses in cricket pay war - Herald Sun;

230 players left unemployed as deadline lapses in cricket pay war - Herald Sun

Herald Sun230 players left unemployed as deadline lapses in cricket pay warHerald SunAUSTRALIAN vice-captain David Warner has taken to social media to thank fans as the pay war with Cricket Australia reaches breaking point. Using the hashtag #fairshare, Warner tweeted: “Thanks to our fans for all your support. You can now see first ...and more »

Saggy green: learning to live without a national cricket team - Western Advocate;

Saggy green: learning to live without a national cricket team - Western Advocate

Western AdvocateSaggy green: learning to live without a national cricket teamWestern AdvocateGood morning, Australia. How does it feel to not have a national cricket team? Are you diminished? Is there an emptiness in your ribcage where your heart used to be? Is your inner Baggy Green all cold and shrivelled? Didn't think so. But, barring a ...and more »

Australia pay dispute: Are the Ashes really under threat? - BBC Sport;

Australia pay dispute: Are the Ashes really under threat? - BBC Sport

BBC SportAustralia pay dispute: Are the Ashes really under threat?BBC SportWhat a mess. There's no other way to describe the fact the deadline has passed for Australia's cricketers to pen a pay deal with the board and no agreement is in place. The result? Unemployment with immediate effect. The implications? Vast. The Ashes?and more »

Shambles: Australia officially without cricket team - Starts at 60;

Shambles: Australia officially without cricket team - Starts at 60

Starts at 60Shambles: Australia officially without cricket teamStarts at 60The country's favourite sport unravelled last night when Cricket Australia (CA) failed to reach an agreement on a new pay deal with players, leaving the game in limbo. ADVERTISING. inRead invented by Teads. Cricketers wanted to increase their salary ...and more »

Pay dispute leaves cricketers unemployed - Sky News Australia;

Pay dispute leaves cricketers unemployed - Sky News Australia

Sky News AustraliaPay dispute leaves cricketers unemployedSky News AustraliaFrustrated and unemployed Australian cricketers will meet in Sydney on Sunday after the ongoing pay spat plunged to an unprecedented low. The brinkmanship building between Cricket Australia (CA) and the Australian Cricketers' Association (ACA) for ...and more »

Australia's top cricketers now unemployed - Radio New Zealand;

Australia's top cricketers now unemployed - Radio New Zealand

Radio New ZealandAustralia's top cricketers now unemployedRadio New ZealandThe Australian cricket board confirmed there had been no eleventh hour breakthrough in a bitter pay dispute with the players' union, leaving more than 200 leading cricketers uncontracted and the fate of future tournaments in limbo. Cricket Australia ...and more »

Play for the badge or money – can cricket afford to do both? - The Roar;

Play for the badge or money – can cricket afford to do both? - The Roar

The RoarPlay for the badge or money – can cricket afford to do both?The RoarJosh Hazlewood during the third one-day international cricket match between Australia and South Africa. (AAP Image/Lukas Coch). Related coverage. Cricket news · Big Bash League news. I'm sorry to be the spectre at the feast but the recent calamitous ...and more »

What the pay dispute has taught us - The Roar;

What the pay dispute has taught us - The Roar

The RoarWhat the pay dispute has taught usThe RoarPat Cummins could be Australia's brightest young pace prospect in years. (AP Photo/Aijaz Rahi). Related coverage. Cricket news · Big Bash League news. From the yet unresolved contract wreckage still occupying Australian cricket, I think it is important ...and more »

Australia cricket: Players unemployed as pay dispute deadline passes - BBC Sport;

Australia cricket: Players unemployed as pay dispute deadline passes - BBC Sport

BBC SportAustralia cricket: Players unemployed as pay dispute deadline passesBBC SportAustralia's top cricketers are effectively unemployed after a deadline for them to agree new pay and conditions passed without resolution. The previous agreement between Cricket Australia and the country's leading players expired on Friday, and no new ...and more »

MoU deadline passes in Cricket Australia contract dispute - Insidethegames.biz;

MoU deadline passes in Cricket Australia contract dispute - Insidethegames.biz

Insidethegames.bizMoU deadline passes in Cricket Australia contract disputeInsidethegames.bizAustralia's top cricketers are set to become unemployed after no resolution was achieved in a row over contracts. Representatives from Cricket Australia (CA), the sport's national governing body, had been meeting with their counterparts at the ...and more »

Alan Jones slams Cricket Australia over 'money grab' handling of pay dispute - pppFocus;

Alan Jones slams Cricket Australia over 'money grab' handling of pay dispute - pppFocus

pppFocusAlan Jones slams Cricket Australia over 'money grab' handling of pay disputepppFocusEleventh hour talks have failed to produce a breakthrough this week and relations have soured to the point that the players' union is refusing to deal with Cricket Australia's (CA) lead negotiator. The ongoing pay dispute between Cricket Australia (CA ...and more »

Australians players' pay goes to grassroots after MoU expiry - ESPN.co.uk;

Australians players' pay goes to grassroots after MoU expiry - ESPN.co.uk

ESPN.co.ukAustralians players' pay goes to grassroots after MoU expiryESPN.co.ukMore than A$1 million (US$768,000 approx) in fortnightly payments originally intended for out-of-contract players will instead be diverted directly to grassroots funding until an MoU is reached between Cricket Australia (CA) and the Australian ...and more »

Worst crisis since 1970s cricket split - The Australian;

Worst crisis since 1970s cricket split - The Australian

The AustralianWorst crisis since 1970s cricket splitThe AustralianAustralia's professional cricketers are all unemployed from today, a situation the Australian Cricketers Association described last night as the worst in the sport since the World Series Cricket split of the 1970s. The bitter contract dispute failed to ...and more »

Dealmaker Greg Combet pads up in a bid to solve cricket's pay dispute - The Australian;

Dealmaker Greg Combet pads up in a bid to solve cricket's pay dispute - The Australian

The AustralianDealmaker Greg Combet pads up in a bid to solve cricket's pay disputeThe AustralianGreg Combet knows what it's like on the inside of difficult negotiations. As a union official, he led the Maritime Union of Australia through its epic waterfront confrontation with Patrick Stevedores and the Howard government. As a Labor minister, he ...and more »

We can't be forced to tour, say cricketers - The Australian;

We can't be forced to tour, say cricketers - The Australian

The AustralianWe can't be forced to tour, say cricketersThe AustralianAustralia's unemployed cricketers believe they cannot be forced to tour South Africa with the Australia A side and will receive legal advice tomorrow from the Australian Cricketers Association as the war with Cricket Australia enters unknown territory ...and more »

Tigers' stars now unemployed as cricket war bites - The Mercury;

Tigers' stars now unemployed as cricket war bites - The Mercury

The MercuryTigers' stars now unemployed as cricket war bitesThe MercuryGEORGE Bailey, James Faulkner, Tim Paine, Jackson Bird and Matthew Wade — five of the biggest names of Tasmanian cricket — are today officially unemployed. The four, along with the likes of national stars Steve Smith, David Warner and Mitch Starc, ...and more »

Legacy of ill-will that could last a generation - The Australian

Legacy of ill-will that could last a generationThe AustralianThe waiting, at least, is over. The last nine months of interchange between Cricket Australia and the Australian Cricketers' Association have moved at the pace at which glaciers proverbially used to run; from here it may be more like they run now ...and more »

Australia warn players as pay row deadline looms - The Hindu

Australia warn players as pay row deadline loomsThe HinduCricket Australia has sent a formal letter to warring players officially informing them they will be unemployed if a deal is not reached this week in their protracted pay dispute. Amid reports that Australia's cricketers will decide this weekend ...and more »

Both CA and ACA at fault for leaving Australian cricket in turmoil - Cricbuzz;

Both CA and ACA at fault for leaving Australian cricket in turmoil - Cricbuzz

CricbuzzBoth CA and ACA at fault for leaving Australian cricket in turmoilCricbuzzWhichever way you spin it, whatever your leanings, Australian cricket is in full blown crisis. After a prolonged period of bickering during an ugly spat between Cricket Australia (CA) and the Australian Cricketers' Association (ACA), there was no ...and more »

Australian cricket in its worst state since World Series days, ACA says, as both sides trade barbs - ABC Online;

Australian cricket in its worst state since World Series days, ACA says, as both sides trade barbs - ABC Online

ABC OnlineAustralian cricket in its worst state since World Series days, ACA says, as both sides trade barbsABC OnlineAustralian cricket is in its worst state since the days when Kerry Packer's World Series Cricket divided the sport, according to the Australian Cricketers' Association (ACA). With the deadline for agreement on a new pay deal between the ACA and Cricket ...and more »