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Chris Barrett

Chris Barrett is a Sports Writer with The Sydney Morning Herald.

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Handstands on the pitch in a suit not a good look

Chris Barrett and Chloe Saltau Mitchell Johnson and Australia aren't the only ones doing handstands in Adelaide. Cricket Australia has had to remind its deep-pocketed corporate guests of the standards of etiquette required when...

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I'm sorry, but I had to defend myself: Warner

Warner

Chris Barrett Australian opener David Warner maintains he had to defend himself after his image was placed in a newspaper story but said on Thursday he regretted his choice of language.

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TV sting accuses six umpires of fixing

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Chris Barrett Indian TV station says it has exposed six leading cricket umpires willing to fix matches.

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Umpire in Australian spotlight for fixing claims

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Chris Barrett A seemingly trivial warm-up match between Australia and England before the World Twenty20 in Sri Lanka has been thrust into headlights amid allegations of corruption made against six umpires.

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Cricket betting promos 'in play' may be axed

James Sutherland

Chris Barrett Cricket Australia will consider prohibiting the airing of betting promotions during matches.

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Test squad warned of saga back home

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Chris Barrett Australia's Test cricketers in India have been warned about their intake of supplements following the extraordinary drugs-in-sport saga that is engulfing rugby league club Cronulla.