Seven ‘prepares to terminate’ Cricket Australia deal, calls for BBL cancellation

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Seven West Media’s ongoing rights contract feud with Cricket Australia has escalated after it was reported that the media group is preparing to end its agreement and would not be making its next payment of A$25m (€15.4m/$18.2m).

Over the weekend, the Sydney Morning Herald reported that Seven West Media has pushed for the scrapping of this year's Big Bash League T20, among other demands, during tense talks with the Australian cricket board.

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