CSA T20 Challenge: SA's supposed 'corpse' is wriggling

Share your Subscriber Article
You have 5 articles to share every month. Send this story to a friend!
0:00
play article
Subscribers can listen to this article
Reeza Hendricks and Temba Bavuma (Gallo Images)
Reeza Hendricks and Temba Bavuma (Gallo Images)
Darren Stewart/Gallo Images

The temptation to take a glass-half-empty approach - or even make that a bone-dry beaker? - to South African cricket can be overpowering, based on varied events of the last couple of years.

Lamentably dire administrative tumult, financial imperilment, simmering political-type bickering, the sharp decline of the national side in most of the three major formats ... they make it easy for doom-mongers on the game here to thrive.

Against that backdrop, the domestic competitive landscape becomes an almost natural, instinctive target too.

There’s more to this story
Subscribe to News24 and get access to our exclusive journalism and features today.
Subscribe
Already a subscriber? Sign in
Voting Booth
What is your favourite sport to watch on TV?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Results
Rugby
41% - 13330 votes
Cricket
12% - 4054 votes
Football
19% - 6124 votes
Athletics
3% - 842 votes
Boxing
1% - 324 votes
Cycling
2% - 772 votes
Golf
5% - 1662 votes
Motorsport
8% - 2780 votes
Tennis
4% - 1157 votes
Water sports
1% - 302 votes
American sports
1% - 409 votes
MMA / WWE / UFC
3% - 1103 votes
Vote