'Underrated' Irvine praised

2014-03-09 13:40

Lee Irvine was never given the recognition he deserved as a batsman, says his friend and former team-mate Ali Bacher.

Where to for Test cricket?

2013-09-30 17:30

When 21 legendary Test cricket captains gathered recently, the future of the longest format was highlighted as an area of concern.

T20 bad for Tests: Bacher

2013-07-25 10:14

Former Test captain Ali Bacher has fired a warning to SA cricket administrators not to get too carried away with 20-over cricket.

Former SA bowler Adcock dies

2013-01-06 12:19

One of South Africa’s greatest fast bowlers, Neil Adcock, has died at the age of 81 after a long battle with cancer.

Bacher: Smith's team SA's best

2012-12-03 14:07

Former CSA boss and SA captain Ali Bacher believes the current Proteas Test team is the best the country has produced.

SA's draw phenomenal: Bacher

2012-11-26 18:42

Former SA cricket boss Ali Bacher believes the Proteas' draw against Australia is one of the greatest in the history of the game.

Bacher pleads no involvement

2012-01-16 19:29

Former cricket boss Ali Bacher has told the inquiry into SA cricket's bonus scandal he had no involvement in getting a R5m bonus.

Bacher called into CSA scandal

2012-01-11 18:45

Two former cricket bosses, including Ali Bacher, will appear before the committee probing Cricket SA and its bonus scandal.

Majola: Bacher is a liar

2011-12-11 13:30

Under-fire Cricket SA CEO Gerald Majola has launched a scathing attack on the country's former cricket boss, Ali Bacher.

Ali Bacher hails trio jailing

2011-11-04 11:26

Former South African cricket boss Ali Bacher has hailed the sending of three Pakistan cricketers and an agent to prison for fixing.


Bacher attacks ICC 'big three'

2014-01-26 19:07

Ali Bacher has attacked a controversial new proposal from the ICC, saying it would "lead to division and strife in world cricket".

Bacher: SA need Smith, Kallis

2013-09-20 18:55

Ali Bacher has said Graeme Smith and Jacques Kallis are crucial to the Proteas retaining their number one-ranked Test status.

School sledging worries Bacher

2013-02-01 13:53

Former SA Test captain and administrator Ali Bacher says the excessive amount of "sledging" in schools cricket is a worry.

'Greig was proud of SA roots'

2012-12-29 14:33

Former SA cricket boss Ali Bacher says deceased international cricket commentator Tony Greig never forgot his South African roots.

Bacher: Gerwel saved WI tour

2012-11-28 17:47

Jakes Gerwel was largely responsible for the 1998/99 West Indies tour of SA going ahead, former UCB boss Ali Bacher has said.

Big business is driving sport

2012-02-08 14:47

Former Proteas Test cricketer and CEO of CSA, Ali Bacher, believes that sport and business work best in a symbiotic relationship.

Bacher set to face the music

2012-01-15 17:46

Former SA cricket chief Ali Bacher is set to explain the alleged payment of bonuses when the inquiry into CSA's affairs continues.

SA cricket legend breaks leg

2011-12-22 18:34

Norman Gordon, the world’s oldest living Test cricketer, has broken his leg after falling in his flat in Hillbrow, Johannesburg.

Bacher lauds SA coaching trio

2011-11-16 22:30

Former SA cricket chief Ali Bacher says South Africa's current coaches are the best the team's had since readmission.

Record entries for Awards

2011-09-20 13:43

Entries for the Virgin Active Sport Industry Awards 2012 have now closed, with a record number of entries submitted.

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