Mervyn Westfield on Mind, Matters, Integrity

Mervyn Westfield speaks publicly for the first time about how Danish Kaneria allegedly lured him into spot-fixing, as part of a anti-corruption campaign headed by the Professional Cricketers' Association.

Video Courtesy: The Professional Cricketers' Association

September 27, 2013

Posted by   on (October 1, 2013, 0:35 GMT)

I found his sentence difficult to understand at the time, jail time for a first offence, victimless crime. Today I discovered what I'm sure everyone else knew, that the judge in his case, Nigel Peters, is a member of the MCC and chairman of the membership committee.

Posted by salazar555 on (September 27, 2013, 2:48 GMT)

He needs to stop looking for other people to blame. He cheated the county side and the fans of Essex who paid his wages. I have no sympathy for him. He should be banned for life and anyone else caught cheating should be banned for life, when people start to understand that it will cost them everything, then the cheating will end.

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