Jofra Archer: England bowler subjected to 'racial insults' during New Zealand defeat

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Jofra Archer took one wicket during the first-Test defeat by New Zealand

England fast bowler Jofra Archer says he was subjected to racist abuse by a spectator during the final day of the first-Test defeat by New Zealand.

The 24-year-old, who was making his first appearance in an overseas Test for England, says he heard comments from “one guy” at the Bay Oval.

England lost the match in Mount Maunganui by an innings and 65 runs.

“A bit disturbing hearing racial insults today whilst battling to help save my team,” said Archer.

In a post on social media,