SA must be wary of fatally putting the cart before the horse against India

2013-12-18 00:00

CAPE TOWN — Perhaps the biggest risk for No. 1-ranked South Africa as they prepare to do battle with India from today at the Wanderers in the first of two Tests is fatally putting the cart before the horse.

That school of thought will only have blossomed with confirmation from events in Perth yesterday that the Baggy Greens will pleasingly arrive as holders of the prestigious Ashes — they have just seized back ownership of the “urn” from England for the first time since 2009 by going 3-0 up at the Waca in the five-Test series. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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