Continue taking the knee, Cricket SA board tells Proteas

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Continue taking the knee, Cricket SA board tells Proteas

SuperSport Park is the venue for the first and second ODIs while the third will be played at the Wanderers in Joburg

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The Proteas will continue to take the knee as a team for the home international summer season and beyond, starting with the three-match ODI series against the Netherlands that starts at SuperSport Park in Centurion on Friday.

The Cricket SA board met at the weekend and resolved that the gesture will continue as a collective for the forthcoming season.

The decision was taken at Saturday’s meeting between a board delegation led by chair Lawson Naidoo, all the national team captains, both the men and women’s teams, and team managers, where the gesture to take the knee was accepted as a principle. The board sees the gesture as SA’s commitment to eradicating racism and all forms of discrimination...

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