17.9.2019 11:13 am
He seems typically chilled about it, but it’s unlikely that jittery supporters feel the same way as India lie in wait.
The beauty about sport is that captaincy doesn't necessarily mean the individual saddled with that responsibility is the most important player in the team.
The new interim Proteas team director has currently only worked with a third of his squad for India, but he actually prefers it.
Lance Klusener did things fairly simply as a player. Now he wants to teach the new crop of national cricket heroes to do so.
Like a flyhalf, T20 cricket requires a nerveless, precise finisher to clinch a tight game. Who’ll be the best in that regard this season?
Consolidation and renewal are mixed as various franchises press the reset button … sort of.
The legendary all-rounder, who’ll be a temporary batting coach for the national side, detected a lack of passion during the poor World Cup campaign.
Interim team director Enoch Nkwe’s support staff for the tour of India also features some familiar faces.
The former Proteas batting coach also finds it ironic that the governing body won’t judge Enoch Nkwe on one tour to India.
More support for the new Proteas interim team director, from a man expected to form a crucial part of his plans.
The new national cricket team director receives a ringing endorsement from a former Test opener and one of his stalwarts at the Lions.
The new interim national cricket team director is a man who believes he should constantly be ‘stretching’ his abilities.
The experienced all-rounder was South Africa’s leading wicket-taker at the World Cup, but isn’t available to tour India.
South Africa’s red-ball team is now most certainly in transition and that’s illustrated by various new faces. Here’s who they are.