Emily Smith
24-Year-Old WicketkeeperWicketkeeper
Hobart Hurricanes


Injury Suspension
Est. Return 11/18/2020
Banned for one year
WicketkeeperHobart Hurricanes
November 18, 2019
Smith has been banned for one year for breaching Cricket Australia's anti-corruption code, Fox Sports reports.
Smith's Women's Big Bash League (WBBL) campaign is over after she was hit with a one year ban for breaching Cricket Australia's anti-corruption code. Smith posted the Hurricanes' team line-up on her Instagram account approximately one hour before the game against Sydney Thunder on Saturday, November 02. Her social post breached the Article 2.3.2, which states that "disclosing inside information to any person (with or without reward) where the participant knew or might reasonably have known that such disclosure might lead to the information being used in relation to betting in relation to any match or event" is prohibited. Moreover, Smith had accepted a sanction for breaching Article 2.3.2 of the anti-corruption code.
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