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Gilly charged with dissent; Haddin comes into his place

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Australia’s Adam Gilchrist has been charged with dissent of level one offence. Gilchrist was reported for this charge after he had gone towards Aleem Dar and had an animated discussion about Dar’s refusal to go to the third umpire for a run out decision. Boeta Dippenaar, who was on 47, was given a reprieve when his bat didn’t ground properly into the crease. His feet were in the air and Symonds’s throw crashed into the stumps but Aleem Dar, the umpire didn’t go for the third umpire and gave him not out. Australia had lost this Brisbane match by 5 wickets with Dippenaar scoring 74. Gilchrist has been rested for the next 2 ODIs and has been replaced with Brad Haddin, the NSW stumper. Australia plays South Africa at Melbourne on the 20th.


Aus Squad : Ricky Ponting (Captain), Michael Clarke, Damien Martyn, Mike Hussey, James Hopes, Simon Katich, Brad Hogg, Andrew Symonds, Brad Haddin (Wicket Keeper), Brett Lee, Stuart Clarke, Nathan Bracken, Brett Dorey