Centuries from AB de Villiers and Faf du Plessis enabled South Africa to chase down a target of 328 with more than three overs to spare and beat Australia by seven wickets in game two of the One-Day International tri-series in Harare.
Even with Hashim Amla and AB de Villiers rested, and two debutants in Rilee Rossouw and Mthokozisi Shezi, South Africa thrashed Zimbabwe by seven wickets in the third and final One-Day International in Bulawayo.
South African batsman Dean Elgar has been reprimanded by the International Cricket Council (ICC) after hitting his stumps in frustration during the closing stages of the one-off Test against Zimbabwe in Harare.
After becoming just the second Zimbabwean to take a five-wicket haul on Test debut after Andy Blignaut, off-spinner John Nyumbu says he is happy enough to represent his country, let alone take five wickets against South Africa.
South African batsman JP Duminy has reinforced the comments of his captain Hashim Amla in saying that the Proteas will be affording Zimbabwe complete respect as they prepare for their Test match in Harare.
South Africa may be the side at the top of the Test rankings and one that has never lost a Test to Zimbabwe, but that isn't stopping Hashim Amla from sounding a note of caution ahead of their one-off Test in Harare.