Cricket great Michael Slater is being hit with more charges after he allegedly assaulted and threatened a man
- Australian cricketer Michael Slater is accused of assaulting a man in NSW
- He represented the nation in more than a hundred cricket internationals
- Slater has faced a number of charges since October 2021
- In 2021 he was dropped from his commentator job after controversial comments
Australian cricket legend Michael Slater has been hit by new assault charges.
The former star is said to have attacked a man in Frenchs Forest on Sydney’s Northern Beaches on July 18.
He faces two new charges of joint assault and one count of attempting to pursue or intimidate intentional fear of physical or mental harm.
Michael Slater (pictured) has been slammed with new assault charges over an incident in July in Frenchs Forest
Slater played 74 Tests and 42 one-day caps for Australia between 1993 and 2001 before moving into television commentary.
He was removed from Channel 7’s cricket coverage last October after slamming Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Twitter while he was in the Maldives when the Indian Premier League was suspended due to the pandemic.
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https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-11163275/Cricket-great-Michael-Slater-hit-new-assault-charges.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490&ito=1490 Cricket star Michael Slater has been hit with new assault charges