In full: Azeem Rafiq tells MPs about racism claims against Yorkshire CCC

The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “In full: Azeem Rafiq tells MPs about racism claims against Yorkshire CCC” – below is their description.

Ex-Yorkshire Cricket player Azeem Rafiq and former chairman Roger Hutton will give evidence to a Digital, Culture, Media and Sport select committee hearing on Tuesday.

MPs will hear from Rafiq after a report found he was a victim of “racial harassment and bullying”.

Hutton, who said “nobody at Yorkshire was racist” after resigning as chair on 5 November, will answer questions on Yorkshire’s handling of the case.

The Telegraph YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.


About This Source - The Telegraph

The Daily Telegraph, known online as The Telegraph, is a national British daily broadsheet newspaper published in London by Telegraph Media Group and distributed across the United Kingdom and internationally. It was founded by Arthur B. Sleigh in 1855 as Daily Telegraph & Courier.

Recent from The Telegraph:

What will happen to the Azovstal fighters? | Ukraine: The Latest | Podcast

Prince Charles dances with indigenous Canadians on last leg of trip

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge dazzle alongside Tom Cruise at Top Gun: Maverick premiere

In This Story: Azeem Rafiq

Azeem Rafiq is an English cricketer who played professionally for Yorkshire County Cricket Club. A right arm off-spin bowler, Rafiq played for the county between 2008 and 2014 and 2016 and 2018, making his senior debut at the age of 17.

5 Recent Items: Azeem Rafiq

Azeem Rafiq visits Auschwitz ‘trying to better’ himself after anti-Semitic comments | ITV News

Azeem Rafiq ‘staggered’ by cricket club chair’s reasons for lack of diversity in game | ITV News

Azeem Rafiq was sent ‘physical’ threats after speaking out about racism in cricket | ITV News

Breaking: Yorkshire County Cricket Club resignations

Joe Root says he has ‘exchanged messages’ with Rafiq since Yorkshire racism scandal

In This Story: Yorkshire

Yorkshire – often referred to by inhabitants as “God’s own country” – is a historic county in northern England. It’s known for its Roman and Viking heritage, as well as its Norman castles, medieval abbeys, Industrial Revolution-era cities and 2 national parks. The county town of York, founded by the Romans, is home to 13th-century cathedral York Minster, Tudor houses and medieval walls. The interactive Jorvik Viking Centre recalls the area’s 9th-century Norse occupation.

5 Recent Items: Yorkshire

Home Office intends to move 60 asylum seekers into disused Yorkshire RAF base

South Yorkshire: Oliver Coppard says stories of cost of living struggle are ‘heartbreaking’

Lockie Ferguson HAT-TRICK In Roses Clash | Highlights | Vitality Blast 2021

🏏 Timing, Elegance and Power! Harry Brook Batting Masterclass #Shorts

‘They weren’t given a voice and now they are being told they are racist for objecting’

Leave a Comment

We don't require your email address, or your name, for anyone to leave a comment. If you do add an email address, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment - we won't use it for any other purpose. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Links are not allowed in comments - 99% of spam comments, attempt to post links. Please describe where people may find additional information - for example "visit the UN website" or "search Google for..." rather than posting a link. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.

Posting....