AB de Villiers’ retirement feels to me like a slap in the face for all South African cricket fans.
The Proteas desperately need a bowling all-rounder to fill Morne Morkel’s void in the World Cup XI.
Morne Morkel’s farewell will spark a snowball effect with the 2019 ICC World Cup set to be the valedictory for key senior players in the Test side.
The Proteas were thumped 5-1 in the ODI series and still show no evidence of having an active game plan.
Lungi Ngidi is the perfect replacement for Dale Steyn in Ottis Gibson’s four-man pace attack.
Proteas coach Ottis Gibson must use T20 international cricket to give playing opportunities to South Africa’s promising youngsters.
Ottis Gibson should turn to future prospects and pick the Proteas’ World Cup squad now.
Theunis de Bruyn deserves to replace the retired JP Duminy at No 4 for the Proteas in their Test series against Bangladesh.
AB de Villiers should not have regained his role as Proteas ODI skipper earlier this season.
The Proteas should sacrifice Morne Morkel for a deep batting lineup.
Geoffrey Toyana’s eye for young talent makes him the prime candidate to replace Russell Domingo.
Team cohesiveness is the secret weapon responsible for the Proteas’ immaculate run of form.