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Azeem Rafiq Was The Victim Of Racial Harassment – Roger Hutton

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England’s Yorkshire club have restated their stance that they are unable to publish the independent report

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into Azeem Rafiq’s allegations of racism at the club, due to issues “in relation to privacy law and defamation”

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Yorkshire distributed a summary of the report and its recommendations on Friday morning, which detailed seven incidents of racial harassment

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and bullying of Rafiq that were upheld by the investigation. Last month, the club issued an apology to Rafiq

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A spokesperson for Rafiq criticised Yorkshire’s “atrocious” handling of the investigation and said failure to hand over a copy of the report was “an abuse of process”.

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We note that Yorkshire County Cricket Club has confirmed Azeem was the victim of racism and bullying during his two spells at Headingley,” the spokesperson said

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Ian Watmore, the ECB chairman, said:No one should have to experience racism or discrimination in cricket,

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