The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia.Photo by: Luigi Bennett/AFP
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia.Photo by: Luigi Bennett/AFP
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia. Photo by:Shaun Roy/Reuters
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia. Photo by:Shaun Roy/Reuters
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia. Photo by: Shaun Roy/Reuters
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia. Photo by: Shaun Roy/Reuters
CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - MARCH 04:  Graeme Smith (C) during day 4 of the 3rd Test match between South Africa and Australia at Sahara Park Newlands on March 04, 2014 in Cape Town, South Africa. (Photo by Manus van Dyk/Gallo Images)
CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - MARCH 04: Graeme Smith (C) during day 4 of the 3rd Test match between South Africa and Australia at Sahara Park Newlands on March 04, 2014 in Cape Town, South Africa. (Photo by Manus van Dyk/Gallo Images)
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia. Photo by: Adnan Abidi/Reuters
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia. Photo by: Adnan Abidi/Reuters
Cape Town - 110118 - Graeme Smith during the One Day international between South Africa and India at Newlands- Photo: Matthew Jordaan
Cape Town - 110118 - Graeme Smith during the One Day international between South Africa and India at Newlands- Photo: Matthew Jordaan
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia.  Photo by Duif du Toit / Gallo Images
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia. Photo by Duif du Toit / Gallo Images
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia.  -  Photo: Matthew Jordaan
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia. - Photo: Matthew Jordaan
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia. Photo by: Philip Brown/Reuters
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia. Photo by: Philip Brown/Reuters
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia. Photo by Duif du Toit / Gallo Images
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia. Photo by Duif du Toit / Gallo Images
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia.  Photo: Matthew Jordaan
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia. Photo: Matthew Jordaan
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia. Photo by:Rick Rycroft/AP
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia. Photo by:Rick Rycroft/AP
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia.  Photo by:Regi Varghese/Reuters
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia. Photo by:Regi Varghese/Reuters
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia  Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia.   Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia. Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia.  -  Photo: Matthew Jordaan
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia. - Photo: Matthew Jordaan
PRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA - FEBRUARY 22, Graeme Smith of South Africa during the day 1 of the 3rd Test match between South Africa and Pakistan at SuperSport Park on February 22, 2013 in Pretoria, South Africa
Photo by Lee Warren / Gallo Images
PRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA - FEBRUARY 22, Graeme Smith of South Africa during the day 1 of the 3rd Test match between South Africa and Pakistan at SuperSport Park on February 22, 2013 in Pretoria, South Africa Photo by Lee Warren / Gallo Images
PERTH, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 03:  South African captain Graeme Smith poses with team mates and the ICC Test Championship mace during day four of the Third Test Match between Australia and South Africa at the WACA on December 3, 2012 in Perth, Australia.  (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
PERTH, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 03: South African captain Graeme Smith poses with team mates and the ICC Test Championship mace during day four of the Third Test Match between Australia and South Africa at the WACA on December 3, 2012 in Perth, Australia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia.  Picture: Ineke Zondag
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia. Picture: Ineke Zondag
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia.  Photo by: Max Nash/AP
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia. Photo by: Max Nash/AP
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia.   Photo: Max Nash/AP
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia. Photo: Max Nash/AP
South Africa's Graeme Smith smashes a four during the final day of their first test match against England at Edgbaston in Birmingham, July 28, 2003.  England made 408 in reply to South Africa's 594.  REUTERS/Darren Staples
South Africa's Graeme Smith smashes a four during the final day of their first test match against England at Edgbaston in Birmingham, July 28, 2003. England made 408 in reply to South Africa's 594. REUTERS/Darren Staples
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia. Photo by Lee Warren / Gallo Images
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia. Photo by Lee Warren / Gallo Images
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia.  Photo by:Max Nash/AP
The Proteas Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia. Photo by:Max Nash/AP

The Proteas’ Test captain, Graeme Smith, has announced an end to his 347-match international career, which will take effect after the current Test series against Australia.