“I hope in time, I can earn back respect and forgiveness. I have been so privileged and honoured to represent my country and the Australian cricket team. Cricket is the greatest game in the world. And it has been my life and I hope it can be again. I am sorry and I am absolutely devastated.”
Like they say, there can be no smoke without a fire. It’s time the paying public decide that enough is enough. If big corporate houses are queuing to sponsor matches, it’s because the reach of the game is far and wide, and the benefits to the sponsors manifold.