From 3pm on Friday 30 April to 11.59pm on Monday 3 May, the NCCA will be silent across social media platforms standing shoulder to shoulder with other sporting bodies to challenge the online abuse and discrimination faced by any individuals involved in professional sport.
, ECB Chief Executive Officer, said: “As a sport, we are united in our commitment to fight racism and we will not tolerate the kind of discriminatory abuse that has become so prevalent on social media platforms.
We hope the silence will raise awareness to online hate and show that there is no place for discrimination online.
The National Counties Cricket is focused on bringing more diversity to the game, to create a safe and welcoming environment for all to enjoy.
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