Sport and Politics
February 10, 2003 7:25 AM Subscribe
The Cricket World Cup
is turning into a political mess as England boycott Zimbabwe
and New Zealand's players refuse to play in Kenya
. Meanwhile, Cricket legend, and Pakistani politician, Imran Khan wonders
if UK involvement in a war on Iraq should lead to a sporting boycott of England.
We've had sporting sanctions on South Africa, Olympic boycotts in 1980 and 1984 - should we ever mix politics and sport?
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