Cricket

The new establishment: using language to cover up inconvenient truths, just like the old establishment did

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There’s a story up on Cricinfo — the biggest cricket site in the world — at the moment about why Sri Lanka’s captain getting caught ball-tampering is not the big deal like the three Australian players who got caught ball-tampering recently. I wasn’t that interested in Cricinfo’s list of reasons why, because putting sweet, sticky […]

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Another classic non-apology

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This is David Warner* putting another gem into the non-apology archives: Warner has also made a public apology for his actions. “I just want to apologise for the way it played out,” he told CA’s website. “I regret that situation that happened. I’m sorry for the people I may have let down, our fans and […]