Ken Borland
Sports Journalist
3 minute read
19 Jun 2021
8:30 am

New board signals a time of healing for SA cricket

Ken Borland

Hopefully this new board can bring some much-needed stability after their predecessors did so much to kill the hopes and dreams of young cricket fans.

Andrew Hudson is the only former Proteas player on the new Cricket SA board. Picture: Gallo Images

John Mogodi of Limpopo, Daniel Govender of KZN, Craig Nel of Mpumalanga, Tebogo Siko of Northerns and Simphiwe Ndzundza of Border are the people elected by the Cricket South Africa members council, the body that pushed the sport to the edge of the precipice before eventually seeing some sense, to the new board that will run cricket in this country. Of those five, it is fair to say Nel and Siko are the only two who have not been opposed to the efforts of the interim board and, by extension, the sports minister, to rescue cricket from being flushed down...