This was more than just a cricket game

19 July 2020 - 00:00 By KHANYISO TSHWAKU

In a fortnight in which Cricket SA took fire from most quarters because of their limp-wristed response to the Black Lives Matter movement and the grievances of past and present black players, the first game of cricket since the Covid-19-enforced national lockdown was never going to take centre stage.

Yesterday's 3TeamCricket tournament for the Solidarity Cup wasn't a bad game at all. The novel format, where three teams of eight took turns in batting for six overs each, might have a future as an entertainment spectacle...

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