South Africa to organise 'Festival of Cricket' to make up for India absence

A three-day event, Cricket South Africa will ensure all members of the current national team participate even as Greame Smith says he is disappointed that the Indian team will not do a full tour against his side.

updated: November 23, 2013 18:45 IST
  • Total Shares

Johannesburg: Left disappointed after India curtailed their tour of South Africa, fans at the Newlands will be treated to a festival by Cricket South Africa.

Festival of Cricket, a three-day event, will feature a whole range of South African sports stars.

It will showcase highly competitive days of T20 cricket, firstly with a 'State of Origin' match between the North and South on January 4.

This will be followed by Ram Slam T20 Challenge kick off with a triple header involving all six domestic franchises.

Show Full Article