Cricket South Africa congratulated the Proteas on their ODI series victory over Zimbabwe after they won the second match at the Queen¿s Ground in Bulawayo by 61 runs to go 2-0 up in the series.
South Africa opener Hashim Amla has been rested for the third ODI against Zimbabwe taking place in Bulawayo on Thursday, given the Proteas have already won the first two matches.
South Africa won the second ODI against Zimbabwe by 61 run in Bulawayo, thus winning the series with a game to play, after the home bowlers did a good job to remove the Proteas for 257, but the batsmen failed to capitalise.
Batsman Faf du Plessis is looking forward to cementing the number three position, come South Africa's second ODI against Zimbabwe at the Queens Sports Club in Bulawayo on Tuesday.
Captain AB de Villiers delighted in an "exceptional batting performance", as South Africa trounced Zimbabwe by 93 runs in Sunday's first ODI at the Queens Sports Club in Bulawayo.