Giles backs ECB as Durham are relegated from Division One of County Championship
Ashley Giles has backed the ECB's decision to relegate Durham after saving the county from bankruptcy.
Durham have been relegated from Division One of the Specsavers County Championship and will begin next season with an additional 48-point penalty, as well as points being deducted in the NatWest T20 Blast and Royal London One-day Cup.
The county have also been taken off the list to host Test matches.
The sanctions have been agreed with the England and Wales Cricket Board as a condition of £3.8m of financial support from the national governing body.
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