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Ebony Rainford-Brent praises ECB stance on historical racist and sexist tweets

8 days ago   |   By Cricket365

Former England cricketer Ebony Rainford-Brent has praised the England and Wales Cricket Board for its “strong stance” on historical racist and sexist tweets by Ollie Robinson but warned politicians against getting involved.
Rainford-Brent, 37, who has been made an MBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours for services to cricket and charity, last summer spoke powerfully in a Sky Sports video with Michael Holding on racism in cricket and wider society.
Sussex seamer Robinson has issued an apology for posts he sent in 2012 and 2013, when he was in his late teens, which were unearthed and shared...
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