Cape Town - The Board
of Directors of Cricket South Africa (CSA) on Saturday decided to award Vernon
Philander a national contract for the balance of the season.
been an outstanding asset for the Proteas’ Castle Lager squad this summer and
his successes have been well documented,” commented CSA CEO Gerald Majola.
awarding of a contract is well deserved and also gives the team management the
tools to manage his workload correctly as the Proteas embark on a very busy
international year that includes away tours to New Zealand, England and
Australia as well as the ICC World Twenty20 in Sri Lanka.”
also announced that the Proteas would play a series of five T20s against
Zimbabwe in June in Zimbabwe before they tour England as part of the build-up
to the World Twenty20. It will mean the Proteas will have 11 T20 matches before
they go to the ICC event.
accepted a recommendation from Mr. Majola to have a workshop to review the
structure of the domestic professional competitions.
appointed Independent Board member Dr. Oupa Nkagisang as acting chairman of the
Remunerations Committee until the AGM in August.
also adopted the Policies and Procedures Manual which had previously been
approved by the Audit and Risk Committee.
Johan Erasmus will be taking the Board members and all other senior
stakeholders and staff of CSA through a Companies’ Act workshop this afternoon.