The other five players are Brian Lara, AB de Villiers, Jacques Kallis, Ricky Ponting and Kumar Sangakkara
Ex-international umpires Piloo Reporter and Suresh Shastri welcome plan for additional official to monitor over-stepping and height of deliveries in next year's IPL
Graeme Smith got engaged to his girlfriend Romy Lanfranchi last year and they had a son in 2016
KKR also parted ways with head coach Jacques Kallis and his assistant Simon Katich earlier in the week.
The management board of IPL team Kolkata Knight Riders has bid farewell to the club's head coach Jacques Kallis and assistant coach Simon Katich after a poor IPL campaign
Jacques Kallis reckoned the move to have women's T20 cricket being included in the Birmingham Commonwealth Games will provide the players with much-needed exposure.
KKR Coach Jacques Kallis explains that Kuldeep Yadav commission from the team was to set a balance and he believes that his absence will not affect his performances
That will certainly mean a lot to the team and as much as he wants to do it
The team decided to give their players a break ahead of their next clash in the IPL and Kallis was of the view that the break will allow the players to be fresh and hopefully turn the season around for the team.
You play on a lot of different wickets throughout the tournament and I think we have got our bases covered
Asked about South Africa's chances, Kallis said the Proteas will go into the mega-event as underdogs for the first time
Brian Lara walked in with West Indies struggling at 4-1 in five overs. He was dropped by Jacques Kallis at second slip off Ntini in the next over. By the seventh over, it was 7-2.
In an amazing coincidence, SA lost four early wickets too - 61 for 4 - before Jacques Kallis and Jonty Rhodes got together for a stand of 84
Former South African cricketer Jacques Kallis, who was in Maldives with his wife Charlene Engels for their honeymoon, posted this picture
Ahead of Saturday's crucial tie, Kolkata's coach insists Sunrisers Hyderabad will pose a tough challenge despite having qualified for playoffs
Kolkata head coach and legendary South African all-rounder Jacques Kallis on Monday said they have their destiny in their hands going into the last two matches of the T20
Kolkata, pushed to the brink after back-to-back defeats to a resurgent Mumbai last week, are up against another 'late riser' that has finally hit its straps
Two-time champions Kolkata Knight Riders will open their campaign against Kohli-led Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 11th edition of IPL on Sunday. "We have got plans for all the batters. One batter (Kohli) doesn't make a team
Legendary South African all-rounder Jacques Kallis gives his thoughts on the recent ball-tampering scandal
Karthik is expected to join the squad later this month along with coach Jacques Kallis, as KKR opted to begin their pre-season training with light warm-up sessions