Is Keshav Maharaj South Africa’s long term spinner?

In the five years since Paul Harris retired, South Africa have tried out six frontline spinners (seven if you include JP Duminy – which I don’t). Imran Tahir was the great white hope, and flamed out at Adelaide. Robin Peterson was steady and little more, after four years out of the team. Dane Piedt scythed…

Dominic Bess is just… there.

Walking in from further away than the average spinner, a la Shane Warne, stalking his prey, but instead of the smooth rip, he bustles through the crease, at his best culminating in a hard side-spun ball looping towards the batsman. Everything’s in the explosion at the crease. Graeme Swann – who he will have to…