Victory against New Zealand will not assure Graeme Smith's Proteas team the status they crave -- greatness.
Test cricket will fill the sporting year, but these might be its last days in the sun. India has reinvented the sport as 'crickertainment'.
Proteas captain Graeme Smith says his squad is psychologically prepared for the three-Test series against England.
South Africa were 39-1 at lunch after losing captain Graeme Smith early on the fourth day of the second and final Test against India on Wednesday.
Gerald Majola confirmed on Monday that the South African tour of India early next year will be a limited-overs only tour, with no Tests played.
The final one-day international between South Africa and England at Kingsmead on Friday has been delayed by persistent drizzle in Durban.
South Africa named four uncapped players in an expanded Test squad of 15 for the opener of their four-match series against England, CSA has announced.