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New Zealand's Vincent gets life ban for cricket fixing

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Disgraced former New Zealand batsman Lou Vincent on Tuesday was banned for life from cricket for match-fixing, admitting he was a cheat who had shamed the sport and his country. 

Former New Zealand batsman player Lou Vincent returns a ball during a fielding session at the Kensington Oval in Barbados, on March 5, 2007

"My name is Lou Vincent and I am a cheat. I have abused my position as a professional sportsman on a number of occasions by choosing to accept money through fixing," he said in a statement.

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