Durham and ECB in talks over financial future
Durham face an anxious wait to discover the extent and nature of any sanction from the England and Wales Cricket Board as the county club continues to battle financial difficulties.
Following a report in The Times, detailing Durham's debts and receipt of loans from the governing body in order for the club to remain viable this summer, the ECB released a short statement on Tuesday afternoon.
A financial penalty appears unlikely, in the circumstances, leaving one possibility that Durham may instead be hit with a County Championship points deduction - and conceivably therefore, relegation.... read more
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