The Leading Edge

The tale of a plastic bag... how dare it at such a big cricket test match?

07 January 2018 - 00:00 By Telford Vice

Everything stopped for a moment or seven at Newlands on Friday as an empty, orange plastic bag inched its way along and up the sloping section of the sightscreen at the Wynberg End, bumping left here, tilting right there. 11.20am, said the clock.

This article is reserved for Sunday Times subscribers.

A subscription gives you full digital access to all Sunday Times content.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.

Registered on the BusinessLIVE, Business Day, Financial Mail or Rand Daily Mail websites? Sign in with the same details.

Questions or problems? Email or call 0860 52 52 00.