It goes from bad to worse for South Africa.
Proteas coach Ottis Gibson believes veteran fast bowler Dale Steyn has earned the right to "design" his "own exit" from the international game when he feels it is time to retire.
Cricket South Africa (CSA) on Wednesday congratulated fast bowler Dale Steyn on becoming the Proteas outright leading Test match wicket-taker of all time.
Proteas fast bowler Dale Steyn enters the first Test against Pakistan in Centurion on the cusp of becoming the most successful South African Test bowler of all time.
Proteas captain Faf du Plessis said it was good to have the "x-factor" of fast bowler Dale Steyn back in the ODI side as they made a winning start to their series in Australia.
Proteas paceman Dale Steyn was left in disbelief after he hit a counterattacking 62 to help South Africa reach 198 all out in their second ODI against Zimbabwe in Blomefontein.