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  • CSA was not relying on IPL revenue, says Haroon Lorgat 16-03-2014 06:52 PM

    Johannesburg: Cricket South Africa was not relying on the revenue that would have been generated had the latest edition of the IPL been played in South Africa, according to CSA chief executive Haroon Lorgat. Lorgat told the Afrikaans daily Beeld that it made sense for India to organise the tournament...
  • Haroon Lorgat cleared of FTP-related charge 13-03-2014 04:48 PM

    Dubai: The independent adjudicator appointed by the ICC has cleared Cricket South Africa CEO Haroon Lorgat of alleged involvement in the FTP manipulation charges levelled against the BCCI by his one-time legal adviser at the world body. David Becker, who was the ICC legal adviser throughout Lorgat's tenure as CEO...
  • Elgar replaces Smith in list of contracted players 07-03-2014 12:48 PM

    Johannesburg: Cricket South Africa (CSA) has named Dean Elgar in the list of its contracted players, in place of the retired Test captain Graeme Smith. Smith, who was on the list of contracted players for 2014-15 season, retired from all forms of cricket after the third and final Test against...
  • South Africa did not sell out to Big Three: CSA president 11-02-2014 06:33 PM

    Cricket South Africa (CSA) did not sell out to India, England and Australia over the decision to allow the 'Big Three' to effectively take control of the sport, president Chris Nenzani said on Tuesday. However, Nenzani acknowledged it was "not ideal" the International Cricket Council (ICC) governing authority had given...
  • There has been significant changes from original proposal: CSA 08-02-2014 08:21 PM

    Singapore: Cricket South Africa, originally not in favour of ICC's structural revamp, welcomed the agreement reached today in Singapore terming it as "significantly different" to the original proposals tabled in January. "Nothing in life is perfect. All countries, including the so-called big three (India, England and Australia) have had to...
  • BCCI welcomes ICC's decision to approve its revamped proposal 08-02-2014 06:14 PM

    Singapore: The BCCI on Saturday welcomed ICC's decision to approve its revamped proposal, which is aimed at bringing improved governance, financial and competition structures, during the Executive Board meeting. Despite strong resentment from Pakistan, Sri Lanka and South Africa, the controversial proposal was passed at the Executive Board meeting after...
  • Will not compromise on key principles and integrity: CSA boss 04-02-2014 07:54 PM

    Johannesburg: Cricket South Africa president Chris Nenzani on Wednesday denied reports that his Board has reached an agreement with the BCCI on the controversial ICC revamp proposals in lieu of reinstatement of their CEO Haroon Lorgat into mainstream administration. "While we are engaged in discussions with the ICC and other...
  • CSA denies being part of 'unanimous support' to ICC revamp 29-01-2014 01:02 PM

    Johannesburg: One of the first to oppose a proposed revamp of the ICC's administrative structure, Cricket South Africa has denied the governing body's claim that there was "unanimous support" for "key principles" of the plan which would cede executive decision-making to India, Australia and England. "The support is subject to...
  • CSA should fight 'Big Three' ICC plan through Lorgat: Jacques Faul 23-01-2014 01:50 PM

    Johannesburg: Cricket South Africa CEO Haroon Lorgat is the best person to lead the country's fight against the planned structural overhaul of the ICC which would give executive decision-making to India, England and Australia, feels former CSA CEO Jacques Faul. Lorgat, formerly CEO of the ICC, is regarded as India's...
  • Jacques Kallis to quit Test cricket after Durban match 25-12-2013 04:30 PM

    South Africa allrounder Jacques Kallis has decided to quit Test cricket after the second Test against India, Cricket South Africa announced on Wednesday. Kallis, cricket's fourth highest Test run-getter, will remain available for selection in limited-overs cricket, that means he still has a chance to play at the 2015 ICC...
  • India's day-night ODIs in South Africa preponed by an hour 27-11-2013 10:32 AM

    Timings of the day-night one-day internationals of the three-match series on India's tour of South Africa have been preponed by an hour, Cricket South Africa (CSA) announced on Tuesday. The two ODIs, which will be played in Johannesburg on December 5 and Centurion on December 11, will now begin at...
  • Lorgat distressed over facing inquiry after stand-off with BCCI 09-11-2013 01:08 PM

    Abu Dhabi: Cricket South Africa Chief executive Haroon Lorgat said on Friday he was distressed over having to face an inquiry into a dispute with India during his time as head of the International Cricket Council (ICC). Lorgat, who served as ICC chief executive between 2008-11, became a bone of...
  • South Africa to host Pakistan in limited-overs series 05-11-2013 02:59 PM

    Cape Town: South Africa will host Pakistan in a short limited-overs series this month to make up for India's decision to curtail their end-of-year tour. Cricket South Africa said on Tuesday that Pakistan would play three one-day internationals and two Twenty20s and arrive in South Africa on Nov. 18, straight...
  • CSA affiliates divided over sacrificing Lorgat 03-11-2013 05:57 PM

    Johannesburg: Cricket South Africa (CSA) affiliates are divided over letting its chief executive Haroon Lorgat go to save the board from financial ruin in the on-going spat with the BCCI. This emerged from a report in the weekly Sunday Times in which respected cricket writer Telford Vice alleged that Lorgat...
  • 'India scared of losing to South Africa' 01-11-2013 11:35 AM

    Former South Africa pacer Fanie de Villiers has added fuel to fire in India's controversy-ridden tour of South Africa, saying that India are scared of playing a longer Test series due to fear of losing. "Indian cricket is scared of playing four Tests against us," De Villiers told Mumbai Mirror...
  • ICC rejects PCB concerns on Faf's ball-tampering punishment 31-10-2013 10:31 AM

    Karachi: The ICC has dismissed the Pakistan Cricket Board's allegation that leniency was shown in handing out punishment to South African player Faf du Plessis after he was found guilty of ball-tampering during the second Test against Pakistan in Dubai. A PCB source told PTI that the ICC had defended...
  • India's tour of South Africa to commence from December 5 30-10-2013 02:43 PM

    Cape Town: India's shortened tour of two Tests and three one-day internationals in December will rob South Africa of their marquee new year match in Cape Town and leave the top-ranked team with no games through all of January, their peak season. Confirming the curtailed series that was announced without...
  • I offered to step aside, says Haroon Lorgat 28-10-2013 05:55 PM

    Johannesburg: Cricket South Africa (CSA) CEO Haroon Lorgat has said that stepping aside from dealing with the BCCI was his decision as he didn't want to create any hurdle in the way of upcoming bilateral series between the two countries. A week ago, the BCCI had given its consent to...
  • Resentment lingers despite India-South Africa tour deal 22-10-2013 11:06 PM

    Cape Town: India's on-off tour of South Africa was finally confirmed on Tuesday but failed to draw a line under a simmering row between the countries, as a leading players' body called the shortened series meaningless and harmful to the game. The South Asian giants - currently the world's leading...
  • Haroon Lorgat not suspended, insists CSA 22-10-2013 10:18 PM

    Johannesburg: Cricket South Africa (CSA) chairman Chris Nenzani on Tuesday said CEO Haroon Lorgat has not been suspended and his removal relates only to the allegations contained in the David Becker article and he remains responsible for all other areas of the board's operations. The BCCI on Tuesday gave its...
  • CSA, BCCI deal is a sad day for cricket: SACA 22-10-2013 09:09 PM

    Johannesburg: The South African Cricketers' Association (SACA) on Tuesday described the curtailed India-South Africa series here as a sad day for the sport and said cricket in the country would be at an overall loss due to this decision. Putting an end to weeks of speculation, the BCCI on Tuesday...
  • India' tour to South Africa confirmed; BCCI gets its way on Lorgat 22-10-2013 08:37 PM

    BCCI has given green signal to a two-Test, three-ODI tour after CSA withdrew its CEO Haroon Lorgat from representing it at the ICC and in relations with the BCCI. ...
  • BCCI gives official nod to the tour of South Africa 22-10-2013 12:09 PM

    New Delhi: Ending months of speculation, Cricket South Africa (CSA) and Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday gave the official green signal to India's tour of South Africa in a joint statement, agreeing to play a series of two Tests and three one-day internationals. News was...
  • Is CSA going to suspend its CEO Haroon Lorgat? 21-10-2013 10:54 PM

    New Delhi: Cricket South Africa is all set to suspend its Chief Executive Officer Haroon Lorgat from dealing with matters related to India and the ICC, pending an inquiry into allegations against him, a report in ESPNCricinfo said on Monday. Although there is no official confirmation on the development, it...
  • India's tour to South Africa hits another roadblock: Sources 21-10-2013 07:40 PM

    New Delhi: India's tour to South Africa has run into fresh trouble and indications are that there could be a massive upheaval if the tour finally has to go ahead. CNN-IBN has learnt from highly placed sources in the South African cricket board that talks between the BCCI and CSA...
  • Rameez impressed with quality of cricket in Ind-Aus series 21-10-2013 10:03 AM

    Karachi: Pakistan's former Test captain Rameez Raja has said the ongoing one-day series between India and Australia has produced quality cricket and would be of great help to the team from Down Under during the Ashes this year. "People had said that Australia should not have played this series before...
  • India's tour of South Africa gets green signal from BCCI: reports 20-10-2013 10:53 AM

    London: India's much-anticipated tour of South Africa is all set to go ahead in December with BCCI President N Srinivasan and his CSA counterpart Chris Nenzani agreeing "in principle" for the series during discussions on the sidelines of the ICC Board meeting. "The BCCI president N Srinivasan and his CSA...
  • South Africa sending Lorgat on long leave to save India tour? 17-10-2013 01:48 PM

    BCCI may have agreed in principle for a curtailed tour of South Africa later this year on the condition that Cricket South Africa (CSA) CEO Haroon Lorgat has nothing to do with it, but according to ESPNCricinfo, CSA isn't taking any chances and has even offered to "send Lorgat on...
  • The final decision on South Africa tour is expected by Oct 19 15-10-2013 06:21 PM

    Mumbai: The final decision on India's tour to South Africa is expected to be taken by 19th of this month. Earlier, CNN-IBN had reported that the long-standing deadlock over India's tour of South Africa came to an end after the two boards came to a "mutual agreement" during the meeting...
  • India's tour to South Africa on track: Sources 14-10-2013 09:00 PM

    CNN-IBN has learned that after hard bargaining, India have agreed in principle to a tour comprising two Tests and three ODIs and an official announcement will be made soon. ...