Cricket South Africa lodges official criticism over Australian withdrawal

Cricket South Africa lodges official complaint over Australian withdrawal


South Africa's cricketers celebrating during a recent test match against Pakistan
South Africa’s cricketers celebrating during a recent test match against Pakistan

Cricket South Africa (CSA) has lodged an official dispute with the sport’s world governing body over Australia’s late withdrawal from a planned tour.

CSA interim board chairman Stavros Nicolaou told a press conference on Friday that the board was “extremely disappointed” over what he described as a unilateral decision by Cricket Australia.

Nicolaou said CSA had worked for many months to satisfy Australian concerns…