On Thursday, it was reported that Graeme Smith and Sourav Ganguly have finalised the series via teleconference.
He played for Cape Cobras last season.
“Congratulations to our deserving champions,” commented CSA Acting Chief Executive Dr. Jacques Faul.
“I've publicly stated a number of times that I would love to assist CSA in this difficult time, particularly in developing this new role of director of cricket," Smith said.
South Africa is scheduled to play four-match Test series against England that will begin from December 26.
Before the entry of the major dairy brand, New Balance was seen as the sponsor of South Africa.
He made himself unavailable for the India tour.
The likes of Faf du Plessis and Imran Tahir are currently a part of the T20 extravaganza.
He missed the IPL too due to a shoulder injury.
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