Former Proteas captain Graeme Smith has signed a short term contract with Cricket South Africa ahead of the English tour due to start on the 26th of December 2019.

Acting Chief Executive Jacques Faul said that he was delighted that Graeme had agreed to assist CSA up until IPL next year

“I’ve stated a number of times that i would love to assist Cricket South Africa in this difficult time, particularly in developing this role of DoC. I’m still as passionate about South African cricket as i i ever was and i’m looking forward to getting stick into the role. There is lot of work to be done and my objective will always be to make a positive impact during my tenure.’ – said Smith

South Africa host England this summer:

1st Test – 26 – 30 December, Supersport Park

2nd Test – 03 January, Newlands

3rd Test – 16 January, Nelson Mandela Bay

4th Test – 24 January, Johannesburg