...as someone in the comments in one of the stuff articles points out: this morning's revelations put into perspective this other cricket story that I read today:
Black Caps | John Buchanan's message: Sort it out... | Stuff.co.nz
Buchanan would not go into the report's details, but said bringing in experts on short-term contracts was not necessarily the answer.
Perhaps there are plans afoot to get rid of Bond and this was Buchanan's not too subtle public attempt to put a stop to that. There is a clear division in the ranks: Hesson is clearly working with the approval of the board and White, and everyone else lining up on the other side. And the board and White are circling the wagons...