Disgraced former New Zealand batsman Lou Vincent said Tuesday he had received a life ban from cricket for match-fixing. Vincent played in 23 Tests and 102 one-dayers for New Zealand before retiring from international cricket in 2007. After that, he travelled the globe playing in numerous domestic leagues before retiring from playing early last year.
Here is the full statement from Vincent, as published in the NZ Herald:
My name is Lou Vincent and I am a cheat.