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OPINION: Free State sport to slip further into despair after Knights relegation

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Free State sport is set to slip even further into despair after the Knights were relegated from the top division of franchise cricket in the country as the local 2022/23 cricket season culminated with the Dolphins lifting the CSA 4-Day trophy on Wednesday afternoon. With the struggles of Bloemfontein’s top rugby side, the Cheetahs, over the past few years due to them being ejected from what was the Pro14, now the United Rugby Championship, sport in the region is set to dip to a new low with the relegation of the Knights to the CSA second division. ALSO READ: OPINION…