Mark Boucher has been accused of singing racist songs throughout his taking part in days.© Twitter
Present South Africa coach Mark Boucher has apologised for singing offensive songs and utilizing nicknames for colored teammates throughout his taking part in days. As per a report in ESPNcricinfo, Boucher has submitted a 14-page lengthy affidavit to Cricket South Africa’s Social Justice and Nation-Constructing committee (SJN). He has additionally mentioned that he’s out there for one-on-one discussions with any former teammates that he has offended. Within the affidavit, Boucher mentioned he “deeply regrets and apologies for the half I performed in becoming a member of in with my teammates in singing offensive songs or utilizing offensive nicknames”.
Former teammates of Boucher together with Paul Adams have accused Boucher of racism. Throughout his testimony to SJN, Adams had mentioned that Boucher made racial slurs on him throughout one track.
Nonetheless, Boucher was fast to say that he didn’t give Adams any nicknames, however he admitted that he alongside together with his teammates ought to have been extra delicate.
Boucher, the present coach of Proteas males’s aspect, performed 147 Exams and 295 ODIs, and is considered among the finest ever wicket keepers.
Matters talked about on this article