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The shame test match for Australia ends with the humiliating 322 runs loss.
Steve Smith and Bancroft admitted that they have cheated South Africa by planning and executing ball tampering.
ICC announced a one-match suspension for Smith and docked 100 percent of his match fees, while Cameron Bancroft was fined 75 percent of his match fees.
IPL Franchise Rajasthan Royals named Ajinkya Rahane their new captain after the ball Tampering controversy.
Australian team came with the plan which includes some seniors officials. Team management had chosen Cameron Bancroft to execute ball tampering. Bancroft used yellow sticky tape and pick granules from the ground and stick it to the tap. Later when he found the right time he rubbed the ball with a tap to made it rough.
The incident came in the light when cameraman caught it and showed it on the big screen. The showed five different footage in slow motion where Bancroft caught red-handed using yellow tap. Later he and captain Steve Smith Admit the ball tampering in the conference.
South Africa takes the 2-1 lead in 4 match test series.
Morne Morkel took 9 wickets in the match. He also reached the 300 wickets milestone become 5th South African bowler to take 300 plus wickets in test matches.
Australia suffered a major collapse in 2nd innings. They are in the comfortable position on 57/0. But suddenly after the wicket of Bancroft which was taken by Keshav Maharaj. It opens the floodgate of wickets. Australia reduced from 57 for no loss to 107 All-out. They lost their all 10 wickets in a single session with just 50 runs more added in their score.
Their batting performance in the 2nd innings showed that Australian team mindset is shattered. Their team hit hard by the ball tempering saga of changing the condition of the ball.
South Africa 1st time defeated Australia two times in the series at home since re-admission
Brief score: RSA 311, 373 AUS 255, 107-all out (39.4 Ovs)