The federation, projected to make a R654 million loss over four years, can’t afford to lose Standard Bank’s association with the Proteas.
Meanwhile, CSA say they’ll engage with editors over the ‘impasse’ with the media over ‘unmediated attacks’.
South Africa’s greatest captain is apparently on the verge of overseeing all of local cricket’s structures.
With Cricket SA generally swimming in chaos, his retention represents some sort of stability.
And the Proteas legend and former captain believes it starts with preparing proper pitches…
The bearded batting legend, who recently went the Kolpak route himself, says the controversial issue can’t be the root of all local cricket’s ills.

More cricket woes as ‘frustrated’ Biff withdraws from race for top post

The legendary Proteas skipper had been interviewed by Cricket South Africa for its newly-created director of cricket post.

Stats blatantly lie about David Miller’s need for a break

The numbers don’t reveal it, but the mercurial Proteas batsman has been struggling for a long while now.

Ngidi uncomfortably diplomatic over the current Proteas coaching staff

The young quick wants stability in the national team. But he doesn’t say if Enoch Nkwe is the man to do that…

Biff and co: Who are Cricket SA’s (reported) candidates for director of cricket?

Graeme Smith is undoubtedly the rockstar candidate, but do the others have more varied skills for a job with a big scope?

Morne Morkel believes KG and co need to catch a break for Indian struggles

But the Proteas great also notes how the SA attack needs to be in top shape to deal with and even exploit a “solid” England team next month.

Proteas need to find their own Rassies, says AB

And, according to the legendary batsman, there are quite a few of them going around…

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Want to see hope for the Proteas? Go to Bloemfontein

Want to see hope for the Proteas? Go to Bloemfontein

A few months ago, the unfashionable Knights decided to change course with a recruitment strategy that now looks bulletproof.

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Protea woes down to domestic problems, says former stalwart

Protea woes down to domestic problems, says former stalwart

Ryan McLaren is concerned about franchise cricket’s ability to prepare players for the highest level.

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Proteas: It’s broken, so fix it, say pundits

Proteas: It’s broken, so fix it, say pundits

Former CSA head Haroon Lorgat says uncertainty and a lack of experience in key positions could see the national side’s ‘bottom falling out’.

Brexit, weak minds and perseverance: Five hard truths from Faf du Plessis

The Proteas skipper isn’t oblivious to the challenges after the whitewash against India, but at least he’s staying for ride.

It’s a full-blown crisis as Proteas are whitewashed in Ranchi

India’s superiority in the Test series is the least of South Africa’s problems with a full domestic international season still ahead.


 


 

 


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