Cricket South Africa and the England and Wales Cricket Board have announced a reciprocal agreement, which will see the England Lions tour South Africa in 2015 and South Africa A visit England in 2017.
Cricket South Africa chief executive Haroon Lorgat has received the prestigious Test Championship mace - and prize money of US$475,000 - on behalf of the Proteas, who finished on top of the International Cricket Council's Test Team rankings on the annual cut-off date of 1 April.
South Africa's bowling stocks have been dealt another blow, adding to Lonwabo Tsotsobe's ankle surgery, with the news that all-rounder Rory Kleinveldt has been diagnosed with a knee injury.
South Africa fast bowler Lonwabo Tsotsobe will undergo ankle surgery on Wednesday next week to alleviate a right ankle posterior talar impingement syndrome, which has been affecting him for the last 18 months.
South Africa will play one Test match and at least seven One-Day Internationals during their tour to Zimbabwe in August and September.
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