Legendary wicketkeeper-batsman Adam Gilchrist believes information leaks from within the inner Australian cricket sanctum threaten to “derail the summer”, urging Cricket Australia to make a call on coach Justin Langer, either way, “very quickly” to avoid a possible “circus”.
After losing a Test series to India on home soil then overseas defeats at the hands of the West Indies and Bangladesh, Langer came under fire last week. Reports emerged of his involvement in a heated public confrontation with a Cricket Australia digital staffer after a video was posted to cricket.com.au showing Bangladesh celebrating victory.
As detailed by foxsports.com.au’s Tom Morris last week, Langer’s character and leadership style has been scrutinised in the past amid reports he had essentially lost the Australian dressing room.
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