After Smith’s debacle, CSA’s new board has another hot issue to handle

In the wake of the new South Africa Cricket Council protesting that it inherited the mess that the social justice and nation-building hearings were, there is a second legacy of the old disgraced council that could also cause them conflicts in the coming. months. I have some sympathy for President Lawson Naidoo and his fellow directors when they ask with some frustration, in the wake of CSA’s embarrassing arbitration loss to Graeme Smith, “What were we supposed to do?” The fact that Ombudsman SJN Dumisa Ntsebeza chose to do only “provisional results” on “untested evidence”, but it was rather …