Caribbean Sports- Taking A Knee As West Indies, South Africa Match Up Opens – Caribbean and Latin America Daily News – News Americas

Caribbean Sports- Taking A Knee As West Indies, South Africa Match Up Opens – Caribbean and Latin America Daily News – News Americas

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Rassie van der Dussen of South Africa kneels for Black Lives Matter during day 1 of the 1st Test between South Africa and West Indies at Darren Sammy Cricket Ground, Gros Islet, Saint Lucia, on June 10, 2021. (Photo by RANDY BROOKS/AFP via Getty Images)

By NAN Sports Editor

News Americas, GROS ISLET, St. Lucia, Fri. June 10, 2021: Opening their tour of the West Indies Thursday, South African cricketers were given choice of showing support for the Black Lives Matter movement. Many choose to join in at the Betway test series go underway.

Among those taking a knee with a raised fist Thursday at the Darren Sammy Cricket Ground, Gros Islet, Saint Lucia were Rassie van der Dussen, Kagiso Rabada, Keshav Maharaj and debutants Keegan Petersen, Kyle Verreynne and Lungi Ngidi.

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Kagiso Rabada of South Africa kneels for Black Lives Matter during day 1 of the 1st Test between South Africa and West Indies at Darren Sammy Cricket Ground, Gros Islet, Saint Lucia, on June 10, 2021. (Photo by RANDY BROOKS/AFP via Getty Images)
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