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newscricket8 months ago

South Africa to escape ICC ban as CSA agrees to appoint interim board

Cricket South Africa’s member’s council, after weeks of refusal, on Monday, agreed to appoint an interim board, thereby swaying away from a potential ICC ban owing to government interference. The move also means that the forthcoming series against England will sail smoothly for the hosts.
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newscricket3 years ago

Cricket South Africa relaunches new T20 League

Cricket South Africa has started its recruitment process as they have decided to relaunch Global T20 League and have invited both foreign and local players to take part in the competition. The tournament was called off in October 2017, three weeks before it was scheduled to begin.
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newscricket3 years ago

CSA T20 league might get postponed for the second time

Cricket South Africa have strongly indicated that their T20 league might be postponed for the second time if the financial viability of the event is not secure. CSA has explained that it will not pursue the league “at all costs” and they would rather prefer an approach of “cautious optimism”.
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newscricket4 years ago

Vinod Rai suggests BCCI could allow Indian players' participation in foreign T20 leagues

Chairman of the Committee of Administrators, Vinod Rai has confirmed that the CoA is open to examining the possibility of allowing Indian players to play in the foreign T20 Leagues. Currently, the BCCI has a very strong rule and doesn’t allow any players to take part in foreign leagues.
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newscricket4 years ago

Afghanistan A replace Australia A for triangular series in South Africa

Afghanistan A has been roped in to play against India A and South Africa A in the ODI triangular series in South Africa after the Australia A team boycotted the tour due to the ongoing pay dispute between Cricket Australia and the players. The series is all set to begin on July 26.
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newscricket4 years ago

CSA proposes to launch T20 league to stop losing players to Kolpak deal

Cricket South Africa’s chief executive Haroon Lorgat believes that their proposed franchise-based Professional Twenty20 League would help in preventing key players from opting for the Kolpak agreement. Lorgat also said ICC chief Shashank Manohar was supportive of the idea.
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