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Tom Harrison admits BLM movement forces cricket to face ‘uncomfortable truths'

27 days ago   |   By Cricket365

ECB chief executive Tom Harrison admitted the Black Lives Matter movement has forced cricket to face some “uncomfortable truths” as the governing body announced initiatives including the use of the ‘Rooney Rule' to increase diversity at every level of the game.
The England and Wales Cricket Board wants the Rooney Rule, which was first implemented in the NFL and requires that at least one person from a minority is interviewed for each position advertised, to be adopted for coaching positions throughtout the game.
A game-wide anti-discrimination charter and code will also be introduced...
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