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Yorkshire director of cricket Martyn Moxon, first team coach Andrew Gale and coaching staff depart club after racism scandal

Last Updated: 03/12/21 11:56am

Director of Cricket Martyn Moxon and head coach Andrew Gale have left Yorkshire along with the county’s entire coaching team.

Chair of Yorkshire County Cricket Club, Lord Patel said: “Significant change is required at Yorkshire County Cricket Club and we are committed to taking whatever action is necessary to regain trust.

“The decisions announced today were difficult to make, but are in the best interests of the club. Without making important changes to how we are run, we cannot move on from the past to become a culture which is progressive and inclusive.

“We want to make Yorkshire County Cricket Club a place for everyone, from all backgrounds. To do this, we need to rebuild our culture and instil positive values in everyone associated with Yorkshire. We are determined to learn from the mistakes of the past to become a club which people can trust.

“We are hoping to announce a new Director of Cricket in the coming days. We have a huge rebuilding job to do but we are confident that this heralds a step forward towards a brighter future.”

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