Haroon Lorgat comes with the weight of a near-impeccable record in cricket administration, but this will be his greatest challenge yet, writes RYAN VREDE.
Haroon Lorgat is still earning his full CEO salary despite his departure six months ago, according to sources.
Franchise owners are to lend their expertise to ensure the smooth launching of the Global League T20 series next year.
The murky waters surrounding the T20 Global League threaten to remove the shine from the event, writes LUKE ALFRED in SA Cricket Magazine.
The removal of Haroon Lorgat as CEO of Cricket South Africa has paved the way for a TV deal that will save the Global League T20 tournament.
Haroon Lorgat, the outgoing CEO of Cricket South Africa, says the forthcoming Global League T20, despite its uncertainty, is one of his success stories.
Cricket South Africa president Chris Nenzani confirmed on Thursday that CEO Haroon Lorgat and the organisation have mutually agreed to part ways.
The ICC is considering giving South Africa’s four-day match against Zimbabwe ‘Test’ status.
The traditional New Year Test, against India, has apparently been pencilled in for 5 or 6 January.
Haroon Lorgat says that Ottis Gibson seems to have all the qualities that CSA would look for in a coach.
There will be no transformation targets for the T20 Global League, but CSA CEO Haroon Lorgat says the owners must show a long-term commitment to it.
CSA is hopeful that the ban from hosting major cricket tournaments imposed by the national government will be lifted.
CSA have announced that the independent review of all the national teams has been placed on hold until further notice.