Former Australia coach Darren Lehmann says he still keeps in touch with banned trio Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft and hopes they'll be forgiven for their transgressions.
Cricket Australia chief executive James Sutherland insists Darren Lehmann had no prior knowledge of the ball-tampering incident in the third Test against South Africa and will see out his contract as of coach of the national side.
Australia coach Darren Lehmann says his team's batsmen must take lessons from the way Proteas duo, Hashim Amla and Dean Elgar, batted in the first innings of the second Test in Port Elizabeth.
Australia coach Darren Lehmann insists David Warner's position as vice-captain of the Test side is not under review following the first Test against South Africa that ended in Durban on Monday.
Australia coach Darren Lehmann has backed under-pressure opener Cameron Bancroft to come good at the highest level, ahead of the Aussies' next Test tour to South Africa in March.
Australia coach Darren Lehmann says he and the selectors will take a lot of satisfaction after all their contentious selection calls paid off after winning the Ashes with two games still to spare.
Australia coach Darren Lehmann is looking forward to the second Ashes Test in Adelaide, starting on Saturday, saying the hosts will continue to employ the short ball tactic.