VINCE VAN DER BIJL: If we lose the fans, we lose the power to transform the game
When, as seems possible, SA cricket has refreshed itself over time it will be well ahead of the country itself
The cricket family needs to take a deep breath and wait for the Social Justice and Nation Building Commission (SJN) to run its full course. As this is not a courtroom, the unchallenged submissions so far have only been from the disgruntled. These allegations are serious.
However, the “audi alteram partem rule” will prevail. It is the principle that no person should be judged without a fair hearing in which each party is given the opportunity to respond to the evidence against them...