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ICC confirms investigation into former NZ cricketers

ICC confirms investigation into former New Zealand cricketers

It is alleged that a small number of former New Zealand cricketers had engaged in fixing activity in historic cricket matches

Former New Zealand cricketers are being investigated by the ICC’s Anti-Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU).

Following the publication of an article in a leading New Zealand newspaper earlier today in which it is alleged that a small number of former New Zealand cricketers had engaged in fixing activity in historic cricket matches and were being investigated by the ICC’s Anti-Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU), the ICC confirms that it has indeed been working closely over the past few months with its colleagues in the domestic anti-corruption units of Member Boards to investigate these and related matters.

The ICC and all of its Members maintain a zero-tolerance attitude towards corruption in the sport, and the ACSU will continue to collaborate with relevant individuals in order to complete its investigation process.

Naturally, as the investigation remains ongoing and nobody has been charged with any offence, no further comment will be made by the ICC or by NZC.

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