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Sibusiso Mjikeliso | SA20 shows decades of targets have failed, time to transform transformation

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Sibusiso Mjikeliso
Sibusiso Mjikeliso

The SA20 auction gave South Africa a sobering litmus test: transformation versus free market meritocracy. The former lost emphatically, with only 10% of the local player pool being black African cricketers. It's an abject system failure after 30 years of trying to transform cricket, writes Sibusiso Mjikeliso.

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