King Proteas.

Proteas now number one in Tests and ODIs

South Africa have reclaimed the number-one ranking on the ODI team rankings following the conclusion of their series against the Black Caps in New Zealand.

Henry in action in Hamilton.

Henry: Black Caps showed glimpses of promise

New Zealand fast bowler Matt Henry looked on the bright side of life after the ODI series against South Africa, saying they had learned valuable lessons despite the two-nil series defeat.

Sodden scenes in Hamilton.

Third ODI washed out in Hamilton

Rain prevented South Africa from fulfilling the opportunity to return to helm of the International Cricket Council's rankings in Sunday's third and final ODI against New Zealand at Seddon Park in Hamilton on Sunday.

Ryder - A success at Essex.

McCullum: Ryder not ready for Black Caps return

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum says batsman Jesse Ryder is not on the brink of returning to the side, despite some sublime form, as he has not yet proven to the team that he is 'ready'.

McClenaghan offered some backbone.

McCullum: Batting let us down

Skipper Brendon McCullum rued an inadequate performance with the bat, after New Zealand capitulated to a 72-run defeat at the hands of South Africa - in the penultimate ODI against South Africa in Mount Maunganui.