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England Cricket Board Announces Formation Of Independent Regulator

England Cricket Board Announces Formation Of Independent Regulator

LONDON, ENGLAND – JUNE 30: A general view inside the stadium as Josh Tongue of England celebrates … [+] after dismissing David Warner of Australia during Day Three of the LV= Insurance Ashes 2nd Test match between England and Australia at Lord’s Cricket Ground on June 30, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty...

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ECB launches cricket regulator to tackle discrimination | Cricket News – Times of India

ECB launches cricket regulator to tackle discrimination | Cricket News – Times of India

LONDON: The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) on Monday announced it had set up an independent cricket regulator after a damning report revealed racism, sexism, classism and elitism in the sport.The Independent Commission for Equity in Cricket (ICEC) published its findings in June, revealing “widespread” discrimination in the game and making 44 recommendations.The ICEC...

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Racism ‘deep-rooted’ in English cricket, says report | Cricket News – Times of India

Racism ‘deep-rooted’ in English cricket, says report | Cricket News – Times of India

England’s apex cricket body vows to “reset” the game in the country after a damning report on racism and sexism. Following the release of an independent report on Tuesday, which highlighted the insufficient efforts made to address institutional racism and sexism in cricket, England cricket chiefs have pledged to take action and initiate a comprehensive...

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Ex-Yorkshire players fined in cricket racism case | Sport

Ex-Yorkshire players fined in cricket racism case | Sport

Azeem Rafiq (AFP PHOTO / PRU) Six former Yorkshire players found guilty of using racist language in the Azeem Rafiq case have been fined by the Cricket Discipline Commission. Pakistan-born bowler Rafiq, 32, went public with allegations of racism and bullying in September 2020, related to his two spells at the English county. Ex-England...

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Michael Vaughan returns to BBC cricket coverage for Ashes, Ireland test

Michael Vaughan returns to BBC cricket coverage for Ashes, Ireland test

Former England captain Michael Vaughan will be part of the BBC’s cricket coverage for the Ashes series and England’s one-off test match against Ireland in June, the broadcaster said on Friday. Vaughan, 48, stepped down from commentary duties last June after his former Yorkshire team mate Azeem Rafiq alleged he had used racist language during...

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Cricket chiefs recommend fines for players in Yorkshire racism scandal | Cricket News – Times of India

Cricket chiefs recommend fines for players in Yorkshire racism scandal | Cricket News – Times of India

LONDON: England cricket chiefs on Wednesday recommended fines totalling £37,000 ($46,000) for players charged in connection with the explosive Yorkshire racism scandal.Pakistan-born bowler Azeem Rafiq, 32, went public with allegations of racism and bullying in September 2020, related to his two spells at the county.A Cricket Discipline Commission panel in March upheld charges against five...

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Gary Ballance Retires from All Forms of Cricket after Racism Scandal

Gary Ballance Retires from All Forms of Cricket after Racism Scandal

Last Updated: April 19, 2023, 22:30 IST Gary Ballance retured from cricket (Reuters) Former England batter Gary Ballance announced his retirement from cricket, four months after leaving Yorkshire following the racism scandal involving Azeem Rafiq Former England Test batter Gary Ballance has announced his retirement from cricket, just three months after resuming his international career...