No one ever asks the players how the quota system affects them. When one academic did, she found conflicting and complex responses.
The beleaguered local T20 tournament has been stung by poor attendance to date, but at least Boland Park’s weekend showdown was festive.
It was a day where international batsmen dominated to the delight of a good crowd.
The Durbanites finally get a game in one their rain-soaked home ground, but a lack of match practice proves detrimental.
Eric Simons’ troops show power and precision as Jozi’s defending champions now look dead in the water for 2019.
The quick, who’s again lighting up the MSL, says playing international cricket is his ‘priority’.

All-round Blitz leave Jozi Stars’ MSL defence in tatters

Overseas stars Liam Livingstone and Wahab Riaz prove their worth for the Capetonians as the defending champions falter again.

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.

‘There’s no panic’ – Five minutes with the only foreign coach of the MSL

Donovan Miller was always going to have a harsher spotlight shone on him. But he’s embracing it…

Is George Linde the type of depth the Proteas desperately need?

The 27-year-old is suddenly quite hot property following a fantastic start to the new season.

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?

Canny Giants exploit Stars’ strange tactics

The defending MSL champions are suddenly under early pressure after a sloppy showing in PE.

Rocks demolish Blitz in one-sided MSL derby

Spin holds sway on a sluggish surface as Faf du Plessis shows his class.

Precocious Malan guides Blitz to thrilling win over Stars

The second edition of the Mzansi Super League certainly got off to an entertaining start.

Your complete guide to the 2019 Mzansi Super League

Your complete guide to the 2019 Mzansi Super League

It’s a controversial tournament, but it’s now part of the local cricketing calendar. Will it blossom into something concrete or remain fluff?

Meet the Afghan teenager the Spartans bought … and know nothing about!

Mark Boucher and co are clearly banking on a player so obscure, there aren’t any photos of him.

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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