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Hit for six! Cricket’s biggest scandals

Bodyline, underarm bowling, match fixing and more. Australia's ball-tampering woes are the latest in a long line of scandals to have hit the world of cricket. Here’s a look at six of the biggest scandals in cricket: England's 'bodyline' series England's 1932/3 tour of Australia was notable for skipper Douglas Jardine's tactic of 'fast leg theory bowling'. Bowlers pitched short balls on leg stump that reared into the body of where an orthodox batsman would be standing after taking his guard. With fast bowler Harold…