Cape Town - The Board of Directors of Cricket South Africa (CSA) has
given its consultant, David Richardson, the mandate to form a steering
committee to make recommendations on the future structure of South African
The steering committee will examine all practical options on
the future of the domestic game including the best manner in which to close the
gap in playing standard between domestic and international cricket and its
The committee is expected to report back to the Board at its
next meeting in the first quarter of 2020.
The committee, in addition to Richardson, will consist
of the CSA Director of Cricket, the CSA Chief Financial Officer and a
representative of the South African Cricketers’ Association (SACA).
“Domestic cricket is an important part of our talent
development pipeline in ensuring that top quality players come through the
system to maintain the Proteas as a major force in the world
game,” commented CSA Board chairperson Chris Nenzani.