Cricket Australia are to analyze claims made by England all-rounder Moeen Ali that an Australian participant referred to as him ‘Osama’ throughout the 2015 Ashes.
England have been hosts for the sequence and received it 3-2 to regain the Ashes.
Ali, 31, has made the accusation in his quickly to be launched autobiography.
“Remarks of this nature are unacceptable and haven’t any place in our sport, or in society,” mentioned a Cricket Australia spokesperson.
“We’ve got a transparent set of values and behaviours that comes with representing our nation.
“We take this matter very critically, and are following up with the ECB (England and Wales Cricket Board) as a matter of urgency to hunt additional clarification across the alleged incident.”