Aiden Markram was named the CSA U19 Cricketer of the Year at the sixth annual CSA Breakfast Awards.
Hashim Amla, as the Test captain, should have been appointed the national leader in all three formats.
Dane Piedt will get a chance to bring his domestic form into the Test arena, after being included in the Proteas squad to tour Sri Lanka. GARETH STEVENS reports.
The worst kept secret in cricket is out with the announcement that Hashim Amla has been named as the new Proteas Test captain.
South Africa’s new Test captain is well equipped for the job, and will lead the Proteas with zen-like focus.
Ever since Hashim Amla threw his wide-brimmed hat into the ring, to succeed Graeme Smith as Proteas Test captain, the outcome was expected.