Experiences: 'Excessive profile' England cricketer charged with racism, ECB investigating the matter

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Regardless that no particular identify has been talked about by the authorities however in keeping with experiences, a ‘excessive profile’ English cricketer is at the moment beneath investigation for allegedly calling his county teammate “P***” a number of occasions between 2014-16. The surprising revelation is certainly a serious setback for English cricket because the group administration has taken a number of initiatives up to now 12 months to cease racism.

Now, in keeping with the Day by day Mail, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) began the investigation round three weeks in the past and at the moment, they’re in search of extra witnesses. The report additionally claims that the phrases have been used whereas they have been taking part in soccer throughout a observe session. 

“We don’t touch upon who’s or isn’t the topic of ECB investigations in conditions corresponding to this,” an ECB spokesperson stated when requested to call the cricketer. Apparently, the report additionally claims that the participant was ‘reprimanded by a well known senior participant’ after the incident.

England gearing up for T20 World Cup

England group is at the moment gearing up for the upcoming T20 World Cup in Australia. They lately defeated Pakistan in their very own yard in a seven-match T20I sequence by 4-3. The Jos Buttler-led facet may also face the hosts Australia in a three-match sequence previous to the World Cup. The sequence might be essential for them when it comes to getting used to the situations in Australia forward of the mega occasion. England will open their marketing campaign in opposition to Afghanistan within the mega occasion on October 22 in Perth.

The group will miss Jonny Bairstow who suffered a freak damage whereas taking part in Golf and has been dominated out of motion in all probability for the remainder of this 12 months. Their much-famed skipper Eoin Morgan additionally retired from worldwide cricket whereas Jason Roy has been dropped attributable to his poor type. England might be hoping to go all the best way with a recent bunch of gamers led by Buttler.