CSA: Support not yet approved
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Johannesburg - Cricket South Africa (CSA) says the 'unanimous support' the International
Cricket Council (ICC) had received from South Africa was subject to
On Tuesday the ICC announced in Dubai plans relating to
the future structure, governing of the game and financial models of the
It said it had received unanimous support from members
"CSA wishes to clarify the statement released by
the ICC earlier today (Tuesday) with regard to the
"unanimous support at the ICC board meeting for key principles,"
Cricket SA said in a statement.
It said its support was subject
to the approval of the respective boards of the member countries, after
which a final decision would be taken at a follow-up ICC board meeting
on 8 February.
"We will be convening a joint session of our CSA
board and certain key stakeholders as soon as is practically possible to
consider the principles," said CSA president and board chairperson Chris
"One of the hallmarks of our new administration has been
an absolute adherence to the principles of good corporate governance
and we do not intend to deviate from this.
"Our position will be subject to full consideration by our board and other stakeholders."
The South African cricketing body said it would make no further comment until the CSA board meeting.