In Talks With Cricket South Africa To Be New Director Of Cricket: Smith

Graeme Smith Says In Talks With Cricket South Africa To Be New Director Of Cricket

Graeme Smith denied having already been appointed Director of Cricket. © Twitter

Former South Africa skipper Graeme Smith has confirmed he’s but once more in talks with Cricket South Africa (CSA) to develop into their new Director of Cricket. Nevertheless, he additionally claimed that a nationwide every day in his nation reported that he has already been appointed. Smith was earlier inspired to use for the publish by embattled CSA chief govt officer Thabang Moroe because the board sought a long-term alternative for Ottis Gibson, whose contract was not renewed. Smith had turned down the supply however a report in South Africa’s Sunday Instances mentioned that he had now been persuaded to just accept it.


“Opposite to media studies I’ve not been appointed Director of Cricket by CSA. As beforehand suggested, I withdrew my software for the position. I’m, nonetheless, in ongoing discussions with CSA, however I nonetheless have actual issues, which I’ve reiterated to them,” Smith clarified on Twitter.

“Opposite to media studies I’ve not been appointed Director of Cricket by CSA. As beforehand suggested I withdrew my software for the position. I’m, nonetheless, in ongoing discussions with CSA, however I nonetheless have actual issues, which I’ve reiterated to them.”


— Graeme Smith (@GraemeSmith49) December 2, 2019

Earlier on November 14, Smith had issued an announcement that he was withdrawing his software having “not developed the mandatory confidence that I might be given the extent of freedom and help to provoke the required adjustments”.