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NEIL MANTHORP: Proteas’ stubborn, inflexible play smacked of a team that expected to win
Still, there is a bewildered sympathy among the other nations for the usually routinely competitive South Africans
It wasn’t the first time SA had been guilty of sticking to an inflexible formula, but the World Cup defeat by Bangladesh was virtually a celebration of stubbornness.
“It’s Bangladesh, they can’t play the short ball, we’ll bounce them out. Yes we bloody well will!”