Posted: 23 August, 2013
VIDEO: Stuart Broad Refuses To Walk
Boof Lehmann calls on Australian fans to give it to Stuart Broad
VIDEO: The infamously bad decision is at the 2:57 mark of Fox Sports' video highlights.
August 23 On Triple M
Aussie cricket coach Darren 'Boof' Lehmann has been fined after labelling English cricketer Stuart Broad a cheat on Triple M.
Triple M can't let Boof take all the blame for something that happened on our station. He's a mate and a great bloke and we’ll be coughing up the match fine on his behalf.
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ICC Press Release
Australia coach Darren Lehmann has been fined 20 per cent of his match fee after pleading guilty to a charge of publicly criticising and making inappropriate comments about England player Stuart Broad in relation to an incident that occurred in an International Match.
Lehmann was found to have breached Article 2.1.7 of the ICC Code of Conduct for Players and Player Support Personnel, which relates to public criticism of, or inappropriate comment in relation to an incident occurring in an International Match or any Player, Player Support Personnel, Match official or team participating in any International Match.
On Thursday evening, Lehmann admitted the offence and accepted the proposed sanction offered to him by Roshan Mahanama of the Emirates Elite Panel of ICC Match Referees. As such, there was no need for a formal hearing.
The charge related to comments made by Lehmann on the eve of the fifth and final Ashes Test during an interview on Wednesday.
The charge was laid by ICC Chief Executive David Richardson.
Mr Richardson said: "Whilst noting the context and nature of the comments made, showing mutual respect for one’s fellow professionals - including for coaches, players and match officials - is a cornerstone of how we play the game."
The range of permissible sanctions for all first Level 1 offences is a warning or reprimand and/or the imposition of a fine of up to 50 per cent of the applicable match fee.
August 21 On Triple M
The Ashes may have been lost, but coach Boof Lehmann is already looking ahead to the return series in Australia - and he needs your help.
Boof has asked Triple M to spread the word; Stuart Broad needs to cop it from Aussie fans this summer.
It's p--sed the Poms off something shocking, even making it to their newspapers!
BBC Sport Article
The Daily Mail Article
And many, many more...
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July On Triple M
Is this the worst umpiring decision in Ashes history? Stuart Broad, walk next time you disgrace! (Well, we reckon he is even if it's his right to stay put)
James Brayshaw talked to the Triple M Footy boys about it on Saturday: