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Cricket: England willing to boycott social media, says Broad

Cricket: England willing to boycott social media, says Broad

12/4/2021 12:34:00 PM

Cricket : England willing to boycott social media , says Broad

LONDON: England 's cricket team would be prepared to boycott social media if the players wanted to take a stand against online abuse, bowler Stuart ...

BookmarkLONDON: England's cricket team would be prepared to boycott social media if the players wanted to take a stand against online abuse, bowler Stuart Broad said.England's Jofra Archer and Moeen Ali have been subjected to abuse on social media and Broad said he would be willing to take a stand against it.

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AdvertisementAdvertisement"There are great positives to social media but if we have to lose those positives for a period of time to make a stand then I'd be well up for that," he added."If there was action it would come from the leaders in our dressing room and if the team felt like a change needed to happen we've got some really great people above us in the hierarchy who would be very open to what the team's beliefs were.

"It's a really strong message. I think it is definitely worth a conversation."In football, Scottish champions Rangers and English second-tier side Swansea City said last week they would boycott social media for a week after several players from both teams were racially abused. headtopics.com

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