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South Africa: Racial 'targets' for national cricket team


Associated Press

JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- The South African cricket federation is introducing rules to have a certain number of non-white players on its national team. Cricket South Africa...full story
updated 2016-07-26 09:42 PM
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South Africa: Racial 'targets' for national cricket team

Associated Press

JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- The South African cricket federation is introducing rules to have a certain number of non-white players on its national team. Cricket South Africa....Fullstory

2016-07-26 09:42 PM

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Associated Press

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