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Dr Ali Bacher on SA cricket, the need for independence, and why he has hope for the future

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Ali Bacher (Gallo)
Ali Bacher (Gallo)

Before the end of this week, sports minister Nathi Mthethwa will meet with Cricket South Africa's (CSA) acting president Rihan Richards and the organisation's members' council, hopefully to secure a commitment from those currently tasked with running the game that significant, much-needed change is on the near horizon. 

The members' council, made up of South African cricket's 14 provincial presidents, has up until now commanded a majority presence on a CSA board that is currently sidelined by Mthethwa. 

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