Warner worried by CA's handling of Paine saga

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Candice Warner says Cricket Australia's determination to let Tim Paine to proceed playing contempt his sexting ungraded is worrying arsenic a woman of an Australian player.

The ex-Ironwoman has been joined to Australian opener David Warner since 2015 and was asked for her sentiment connected however the ungraded involving Paine has been handled.

"They're fundamentally saying that it's not good for an Australian cricket skipper nonstop these messages, but it's good for an Australian player," she told 2GB's Wide World of Sports Radio.

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"As a woman of an Australian cricketer, that is somewhat concerning and it does marque maine worry."

Warner is 'worried' by CA's handling of the Paine saga arsenic a woman of an Australian cricketer (Getty)

Despite calls from immoderate parts of the cricket satellite for Paine to beryllium removed from the side, Cricket Australia has continually stated that the recently-resigned skipper volition beryllium disposable for selection.

If Paine is selected for the Ashes opener successful Brisbane, helium is apt to bull a barrage of sledges from England's Barmy Army, thing the Warners are acquainted with themselves.

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When asked however the wicketkeeper should woody with the treatment, Warner revealed her husband's approach.

"In regards to David and myself, I deliberation the Barmy Army you've got to look astatine it successful a definite way," she said.

Tim Paine is expected to enactment up for Australia during this summer's Ashes run (Getty)

"I cognize the mode David looks astatine it is, 'Well if they're singing astir me, they're disquieted astir me', truthful David uses it arsenic a substance to occurrence him up and get him going.

"We saw images of David successful England having a spot of a laughter with them. Even connected Twitter, David volition reply to immoderate of the things and they'll person a laugh."

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Warner believes that the ungraded won't person immoderate interaction connected the Australian camp, saying the players are "really focused connected the archetypal game".

"I deliberation determination are reports that the players are getting astir and supporting him, but it's besides astir supporting his household done a truly hard situation," she said.

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