BBC UK – A claim that Surrey’s Ryan Patel was racially abused by a spectator in their win over Yorkshire in Scarborough is being looked at by the ECB.

Summary

  • A claim that Surrey’s Ryan Patel was racially abused by a spectator in their win over Yorkshire in Scarborough is being looked at by the ECB.
  • The incident is said to have been on Wednesday when Surrey were fielding.
  • All-rounder Patel, 20, took 1-14, and then helped the County Championship leaders chase 227 for victory.
  • Surrey director of cricket Alec Stewart called the incident “unsavoury”, while the ECB said it was “working with the counties to establish the full facts”.


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