England’s quick bowler, Ollie Robinson, ran himself into hassle when his racist and sexist tweets surfaced on-line proper after the bowler made his Check debut towards New Zealand on Wednesday at Lord’s. Robinson’s nine-year-old tweets focused Muslims and Asian individuals.
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Robinson’s debut bought off to a dream begin. He was the decide of the bowlers, as he picked up two essential wickets on the primary day of the primary Check match of England’s summer season. Nevertheless, the day turned bitter as his tweets made rounds on social media.
CEO England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), Tom Harrison, stepped in and lashed out at Robinson, saying that he’s disenchanted on the disgusting tweets, irrespective of how way back they have been made. He added that the ECB has a zero-tolerance coverage on such issues and can provoke a full investigation as a part of their disciplinary course of.
Shortly after, Robinson launched an announcement, apologizing for his callous habits and stated he’s ashamed of creating such remarks. He added that his actions have been inexcusable, and he regrets making such remarks.
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“On the most important day of my profession thus far, I’m embarrassed by the racist and sexist tweets that I posted over eight years in the past, which have at present grow to be public. I need to make it clear that I’m not racist and I’m not sexist,” Robinson said.
“I deeply remorse my actions, and I’m ashamed of creating such remarks. I used to be inconsiderate and irresponsible, and no matter my way of thinking on the time, my actions have been inexcusable. Since that interval, I’ve matured as an individual and absolutely remorse the tweets,” he added.
Robinson added that he’ll attempt to educate himself additional and can attempt to enhance himself as a human being.