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Cricket South Africa to review T20 World Cup debacle, hit 'reset button'
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Cricket South Africa to review T20 World Cup debacle, hit 'reset button'

South Africa lost to the Netherlands in their concluding Super 12 match to crash out of the T20 World Cup

South Africa to take a 7-day break from SA20 for England ODI series
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South Africa to take a 7-day break from SA20 for England ODI series

The SA20 will start on 10 January and there will be matches every day until 24 January before a pause until 2 February.

South Africa manage to choke themselves out of T20 World Cup as destiny continues its conspiracy
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South Africa manage to choke themselves out of T20 World Cup as destiny continues its conspiracy

It is important to understand that only South Africa chokes, and not the South Africans. To give context, four of the Netherlands’ playing XI were South Africans.

South Africa T20 League: Official name, auction date, overall purse, player limits, and all you need to know
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South Africa T20 League: Official name, auction date, overall purse, player limits, and all you need to know

A franchise can sign a maximum of 17 players – upto seven international players and 10 South Africans. The format for fielding an XI will be similar to the IPL.

Cricket South Africa reveal name of domestic T20 league as
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Cricket South Africa reveal name of domestic T20 league as "SA20"

The SA20 has attracted some of T20 cricket's global stars including Liam Livingstone, Jos Buttler, Jason Holder, Rashid Khan and Moeen Ali.

Former South Africa captain Graeme Smith to head CSA's new T20 league
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Former South Africa captain Graeme Smith to head CSA's new T20 league

The announcement was made by Cricket South Africa (CSA) six days after it revealed it had withdrawn from a scheduled World Cup Super League one-day international series in Australia in January, which would have clashed with the new tournament

Cricket South Africa clears coach Mark Boucher of racism and other disciplinary charges
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Cricket South Africa clears coach Mark Boucher of racism and other disciplinary charges

Cricket South Africa has withdrawn its disciplinary charges, including charges of racism, against Proteas coach Mark Boucher during a hearing, confirmed the body on Tuesday.

Former South Africa captain Graeme Smith 'vindicated' after being cleared of racism charges
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Former South Africa captain Graeme Smith 'vindicated' after being cleared of racism charges

Two independent arbitrators found there was no evidence to support tentative findings that Smith had shown racial bias in three instances.

South Africa vs Bangladesh: Proteas coach Mark Boucher admits off-field issues 'tough'
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South Africa vs Bangladesh: Proteas coach Mark Boucher admits off-field issues 'tough'

Boucher faces charges related to racial discrimination which could result in his dismissal by Cricket South Africa. He will attend a hearing chaired by a senior advocate next month.

South Africa batter Zubayr Hamza suspended after positive drugs test
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South Africa batter Zubayr Hamza suspended after positive drugs test

According to a CSA statement, Hamza tested positive for the substance Furosemide following an International Cricket Council anti-doping test on January 17.

IPL 2022: South African cricketers face test of loyalty ahead of tournament, says Dean Elgar
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IPL 2022: South African cricketers face test of loyalty ahead of tournament, says Dean Elgar

South Africa are set to play three one-dayers and two Tests against Bangladesh starting March 18, while the IPL is scheduled to be held from 26 March to 29 May

South Africa coach Mark Boucher disciplinary hearing postponed until May
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South Africa coach Mark Boucher disciplinary hearing postponed until May

Mark Boucher faces charges of racism, laid by Cricket South Africa, which could result in his dismissal.

Cricket South Africa appoints Terry Motau chairperson of disciplinary hearing against coach Mark Boucher
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Cricket South Africa appoints Terry Motau chairperson of disciplinary hearing against coach Mark Boucher

The appointment comes after Social Justice and Nation-Building in a report accused Boucher, former captain and current CSA director Graeme Smith, and former batter AB de Villiers of unfairly discriminating against black players.

India vs South Africa: Proteas win offers hope for the future but it's joy lies in the present
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India vs South Africa: Proteas win offers hope for the future but it's joy lies in the present

Hyperbole is a scourge in cricket analysis but this Test series win has a strong claim to being the best in South Africa’s history.

CSA reviews SJN report, to launch formal inquiry into conduct of Graeme Smith, Mark Boucher
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CSA reviews SJN report, to launch formal inquiry into conduct of Graeme Smith, Mark Boucher

A 235-page final report had accused CSA administration, former captain and current director Smith, Boucher and former batter AB de Villiers of engaging in racial discrimination.

Ombudsman finds Graeme Smith, Mark Boucher and AB de Villiers showed racial prejudice
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Ombudsman finds Graeme Smith, Mark Boucher and AB de Villiers showed racial prejudice

A 235-page final report submitted by the SJN Commission head Dumisa Ntsebeza has accused Smith, current head coach Mark Boucher and de Villiers of unfairly discriminating against black players.

CSA announces updated schedule for India’s tour of South Africa; Centurion to host Boxing Day Test
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CSA announces updated schedule for India’s tour of South Africa; Centurion to host Boxing Day Test

The CSA and the BCCI on Saturday announced that the tour will go ahead but the Indian team's departure will be postponed by a week and T20Is will no longer be a part of the schedule

South Africa pacer Lungi Ngidi tests positive for COVID-19, out of ODI series against Netherlands
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South Africa pacer Lungi Ngidi tests positive for COVID-19, out of ODI series against Netherlands

Pacer Junior Dala has been called up as Ngidi's replacement, Cricket South Africa (CSA) said in a statement.

George Linde, Lutho Sipamla included in South Africa A squad for upcoming four-day fixtures against India A
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George Linde, Lutho Sipamla included in South Africa A squad for upcoming four-day fixtures against India A

The home team will be led by 32-year-old opening batter Pieter Malan. The series, an opportunity for the players to vie for places in the senior squad before India's upcoming tour of the country, will be held from 23 November to 9 December at Mangaung Oval.