It wouldn't be cricket to tour


Zimbabwe has a population of 12 million and used to be the second most prosperous country in the continent after South Africa. Today economic life has collapsed as President Mugabe becomes increasingly corrupt and despotic. As a master promoter of division and distortion, Mugabe tries to "racialise" his predicament, so that his opponents are portrayed as Western puppets doing the work of hostile whites. For a long time, he managed to divide the Christian churches and their leadership, but those days are almost over - Cardinal George Pell

It wouldn't be cricket to tour