South Africa legend and record-holding Ex-captain Graeme Smith has been appointed head Coach of Benoni Zalmi Team of Global T20 League to be played in South Africa.

Prolific first-class left-handed batsman Geoffrey Toyana has been announced as assistant Coach of Benoni Zalmi.

On August 27, the eight teams participating in the global T20 league will pick their squads in a highly-anticipated draft in Cape Town.

The league which gets underway in November this year will also feature Durban Qalandars, a team owned by Lahore Qalandars franchise.