England trainer Trevor Bayliss has described claims that parts of England’s Check in opposition to India in Chennai in 2016 had been fastened as “outrageous”.
Following England’s nine-wicket defeat to Pakistan at Lord’s on Sunday, Bayliss used to be requested to remark at the claims which were made in a documentary by way of TV station Al Jazeera about spot-fixing.
When requested to remark at the claims Bayliss mentioned on Sky Sports activities: “Outrageous. I knew a documentary used to be going to be popping out. I do not have a clue what is in it but, or observed it.
“However, having been there (on the Chennai Check), outrageous is all I will be able to say.”
England misplaced that Check by way of an innings and 75 runs.
The documentary additionally accommodates claims of match-fixing in video games that includes each England and Australia in Sri Lanka.
The Global Cricket Council has mentioned it is going to examine the claims as soon as it has observed all of Al Jazeera’s proof, with the England and Wales Cricket Board already pointing out it could co-operate with any probe by way of the sport’s government.
The ECB’s leader government officer Tom Harrison mentioned in a remark: “There may be not anything we now have observed that might make us doubt any of our gamers whatsoever in any way.
“The restricted knowledge we now have been given has been mentioned with all of the England gamers.
“They emphatically deny the allegations, have said categorically that the claims are false and they have got our complete make stronger.
“Neither ECB nor the ICC is conscious about any credible proof connecting any England gamers to any type of corruption.
“ECB were conscious about the deliberate Al Jazeera documentary for a while however have no longer been given the whole content material.
“There were repeated requests for any proof and unedited fabrics to be shared with the ICC so they are able to totally examine.
“We, like different member forums, are dissatisfied that Al Jazeera have no longer been extra co-operative and accountable when making such critical allegations.
“ECB has an ordinary discussion with the ICC and its anti-corruption unit, totally helps its paintings and can proceed to co-operate with their evaluate.”