Worcestershire's Hepburn charged with rape

Worcestershire's Hepburn charged with rape

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Alex Hepburn signed a new one-year contract with the Division Two champions last month Worcestershire county cricketer Alex Hepburn has been charged with two counts of rape. It relates to an alleged incident in Worcester on 1 April, West Mercia Police said. The Australia-born all-rounder, 21, is due before […]

Thakor sentenced after exposure trial

Thakor sentenced after exposure trial

Image caption Shiv Thakor played for Derbyshire, Leicestershire and England Under-19s A professional cricketer has been placed on the sex offenders’ register for five years for exposing himself to two women on a housing estate. Shiv Thakor, 24, exposed himself through a “gap” in his jogging bottoms near Mackworth, Derbyshire, on 12 and 19 June. […]

Moeen Ali: I want people to think Muslims are not all bad

Moeen Ali: I want people to think Muslims are not all bad

As the Ashes gets underway all eyes will be on the “beard that’s feared” – Moeen Ali. The 30-year-old will be a key player for England in Australia but no matter the result he’ll still be an icon among British Asians. And the Muslim all-rounder from Birmingham says he wants to use his position to […]

Derbyshire's Thakor guilty of exposing himself

Derbyshire's Thakor guilty of exposing himself

Image caption Derbyshire County Cricket Club’s Shiv Thakor also played for Leicestershire and England under-19s A professional cricketer has been found guilty of exposing himself to two women on a housing estate. Derbyshire County Cricket Club player Shiv Thakor, 24, was arrested in July after two offences near Mackworth, Derbyshire, on 12 and 19 June. […]

West Indies' Gayle wins defamation case over exposure claims

West Indies' Gayle wins defamation case over exposure claims

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Chris Gayle said the articles had damaged his reputation West Indies cricketer Chris Gayle has won a defamation case against an Australian publisher over articles that said he exposed himself to a female massage therapist. The claims by Fairfax Media were not true, a jury in Sydney ruled on Monday. […]