David Warner has quit as captain of the SunRisers Hyderabad IPL team following the ball-tampering scandal, the club says.
Australia captain Steve Smith had already been replaced as skipper of rival side Rajasthan Royals in the Twenty20 competition due to start next month.
Smith, Australia vice-captain Warner and batsman Cameron Bancroft have all been sent home after cheating was exposed in the third Test.
“In light of recent events, David Warner has stepped down as captain of SunRisers Hyderabad. The new captain of the Team will be announced shortly.” – K.Shanmugam, CEO, SunRisers Hyderabad— SunRisers Hyderabad (@SunRisers) 28 March 2018
Cricket Australia is due to announce their punishments later on Wednesday in South Africa.
"In light of recent events, David Warner has stepped down as captain of SunRisers Hyderabad," SunRisers chief executive K Shanmugam said on the team's official Twitter page.
"The new captain of the team will be announced shortly," the statement added.
The trio faces the likelihood of a lengthy ban from Cricket Australia, after Smith admitted a pre-meditated attempt to alter the condition of the ball during the third Test in Cape Town.
Cricket Australia's chief executive James Sutherland said on Tuesday they would face "serious sanctions," which could end the international career of at least one of them.
Smith and Bancroft confessed that, after a discussion during a break in play, they decided they would try to change the condition of the ball during the third test using a piece of yellow adhesive tape and some dirt collected from the side of the pitch.
Bancroft was tasked to do the on-field tampering but botched it when he was caught by television cameras doing the tampering and then trying to hide the tape down the front of his trousers.
An internal investigation, which is being helped by two International Cricket Council integrity officers, is under way.
The tampering plot has drawn widespread condemnation, with the offence a serious breach of the International Cricket Council's code of conduct.
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