SPORTS DAY: Just what cricket needs – a strike by players

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SPORTS DAY: Just what cricket needs – a strike by players

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Cricketers to discuss strike

The SA Cricketers’ Association (SACA) have threatened strike action by players weeks before England are due to arrive for a four-Test tour as growing dismay at the country’s governing body threatens to boil over. The Proteas and England are due to meet on Boxing Day in the first Test at Centurion, but the chaos engulfing Cricket SA has placed that under threat as players meet to discuss industrial action on Friday. SACA CEO Tony Irish said the England fixtures are “unlikely” to be affected by any industrial action, but could not rule it out...

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