London: After the suspension of England fast bowler Ollie Robinson, the England Cricket Board (ECB) has started investigation. Ollie Robinson had made many controversial tweets related to gender discrimination and racism from 2012 to 2014, but he got his punishment in the year 2021. Olly Robinson was recently suspended after a brilliant debut in the first test match against New Zealand.
James Anderson’s shocking tweet surfaced
In the matter of the controversial tweet, the England Cricket Board (ECB) is engaged in the investigation and the names of many players are coming out. A shocking tweet by England fast bowler James Anderson has surfaced, which may increase his problems. Anderson called fast bowler Stuart Broad a ‘lesbian’ with him.
Anderson calls Stuart Broad a lesbian
James Anderson tweeted in 2012, in which he wrote, ‘I saw (Stuart Broad) Brody’s new haircut for the first time today. I am not sure about this. He looked like a 15 year old lesbian!’ Apart from Anderson, objectionable social media posts of many England cricketers including Eoin Morgan, Jos Buttler, Joe Root and Dom Bess are going viral.
Anderson clarified on his tweet
Anderson defended his tweet saying that for me this is an incident from 10-11 years ago. I have changed as a person now and I think that is difficult, things keep changing and you make mistakes. At present, Anderson is part of the England cricket team for the two-match Test series against New Zealand.