Proteas in desperate damage control, as World Cup plans turn to shambles

09 June 2019 - 00:05 By TELFORD VICE

It's rarely a good sign when Mohammed Moosajee turns up as the wing man at a press conference. And there he was, at Faf du Plessis' elbow in Southampton on Tuesday, the day before SA's match against India, to tell us more about what we had learnt minutes earlier - Dale Steyn was going home.

Moosajee, SA's manager and doctor, was on hand to explain that the shoulder injury that had decided Steyn's fate wasn't the same shoulder injury that had kept him out of the games against England and Bangladesh...

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