The current South Africa assistant coach, Russell Domingo, will be taking over the reigns as the chief coach from Gary Kirsten come August 1. The decision was announced by Cricket South Africa in a press briefing on Saturday.
"It's a massive day in my life and career. Thanks to CSA for having the confidence in me to take up this important role," said Domingo after the appointment.
"I feel it has come at the right stage of my coaching career, having spent the last two years working with Gary."