24.1.2020 07:16 am
It’s an undoubted ‘perfect storm’ as governance implosions take place right next failing on-field systems.
When the Proteas walk onto the field at the Wanderers in the final Test against England on Friday, they'll be caught between a rock and a hard place.
Talk of possible travel fatigue for the Indians after only arriving in New Zealand three days ago, did not eventuate.
The 29-year-old closes a career that saw her win 30 WTA titles, with her sole Grand Slam triumph coming in 2018 at Melbourne Park.
Williams, 38, was the bookies’ favourite to win an eighth title at Melbourne Park but she came unstuck.
Workers armed with squeegees and high-pressure hoses rushed to clean the surfaces, delaying some matches for several hours.
The six-time champion first played at Melbourne Park in 2000 and has gone on to make the semi-finals or better on 14 occasions, with no exits before round three.
He was seriously injured while training last year.