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James Pattinson to miss first Test against Pak after violating CA s Code of Conduct

Australian pacer James Pattinson will miss the upcoming first Test against Pakistan as he was found guilty of violating Cricket Australia s (CA) Code of Conduct, the country s cricketing body confirmed on Sunday.Pattinson was found guilty of breaching Article 2.1.3 of CA s Code of Conduct for personal abuse of a player while fielding during Victoria s Sheffield Shield match against Queensland.He has admitted to the breach, which had been reported by on-field umpires John Ward and Shawn Craig to match referee David Talalla. I made a mistake in the heat of the moment. Straight away I realised I was in the wrong, and I apologised immediately, both to the opponent and to the umpires. I have done the wrong thing and accept the penalty. I am gutted to miss a Test match, but the standards are there for a reason and the fault is mine, Pattinson said in an official statement.Pattinson had previously been found guilty of two-level one Code of Conduct breaches over the past year for which he ...

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