The Test and County Cricket Board decided to decrease the number of overs on a Sunday and increase the number of committeemen. The England A team visited the South African township of Alexandra and the minimal crowd showed that the locals have more to worry about than cricket.
Shane Warne haunted New Zealand - 18 wickets in a three-match series - while another bete noire of England, Waqar Younis bowled out Zimbabwe with a career-best 13 for 135.
To the massive indifference of most of the country, but
essential to the inexplicably large crowd at Twickenham, Oxford beat Cambridge 20-8 in the University Match.Reuse content