Cricket South Africa's storied blueprint for success

2016-09-19 12:38

Cricket South Africa has come a mighty long way ever since the beginning of the post-isolation period when they were known as the United Cricket Board of South Africa (UCBSA).

Bacher backs Mbalula's ban on SA Rugby

2016-04-26 11:33

Ali Bacher has backed Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula’s ban on sporting associations regarding the hosting of major international events.

Bacher: Black cricketers won't make it in townships

2016-01-11 11:25

Young black cricketers will not make it to the top if they keep playing their cricket in townships, Ali Bacher believes.

Bacher's sketchy past comes into focus

2015-04-17 15:04

A number of Sport24 readers have hit back angrily at Ali Bacher questioning CSA CEO Haroon Lorgat regarding the sms-gate saga.

Bacher: There was time for 50 overs

2015-03-26 13:11

Ali Bacher is of the opinion that overs should not have been reduced in the Cricket World Cup semi-final between SA and NZ.

'Big 3' hijacked game: Bacher

2014-07-07 14:15

Former cricket boss Ali Bacher has spoken out against the decision to vote to give the "big three" more power in international cricket.

Bacher: AB captain, Faf deputy

2014-04-23 12:13

Former SA captain Ali Bacher says AB de Villiers should be the Proteas' next Test skipper, with Faf du Plessis vice-captain.

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.


Review into Proteas' performances 'scrapped'

2016-06-02 14:11

The independent panel assigned to review the Proteas’ performance last season has disbanded without completing its work.

Ali Bacher chats to Sport24

2016-02-26 13:41

In an exclusive interview, doyen of SA cricket DR ALI BACHER talks about transformation, how to eliminate match-fixing and his admiration for AB de Villiers.

Bacher: SA's India tour was madness

2016-01-04 12:24

Former SA cricket captain Ali Bacher says the Proteas’ gruelling tour to India has played a part in the team's current struggles.

Bacher: Lorgat must explain

2015-04-17 10:05

Ali Bacher says the allegations against Cricket SA CEO Haroon Lorgat are of a serious nature and he needs to explain.

Pick specialists: Bacher

2014-11-25 14:38

Former South African cricket captain Ali Bacher says selectors need a change in thinking, its time to select specialists.

Accolades pouring in for AB

2014-06-06 13:02

Former CEO of SA cricket, Dr Ali Bacher says AB de Villiers is the most innovative South African batsman he has ever seen.

'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.

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