COM­MENT T20 coup de grâce turns into Lor­gat’s Water­loo

Diamond Fields Advertiser - - OPINION -

IN THE end, it wasn’t his frosty re­la­tions with In­dia and the BCCI, not the match-fix­ing saga, or even com­pli­ca­tions from trans­for­ma­tion that ended Ha­roon Lor­gat’s ten­ure as the boss of cricket in South Africa. Ul­ti­mately, it was an ob­ses­sion with a new ven­ture that is draw­ing ever closer, even if big mat­ters around it ap­pear fur­ther and fur­ther away.

Even be­fore a ball has been bowled, the T20 Global League has al­ready taken its ca­su­al­ties.

The big­gest, thus far, is Lor­gat, a man who seemed to have adopted the tour­na­ment as his per­sonal mis­sion, his coup de grâce in a colour­ful ca­reer in

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