Batsman Dean Elgar has been added to the Proteas ODI squad to take on Zimbabwe in the three-match series starting in Kimberley on Sunday.
Proteas Batsman Hashim Amla feels that the surface in Galle, where Sri Lanka are facing South Africa in the first Test, is far from unplayable.
South Africa batsman Hashim Amla admits that the surface for the third Test at the Wanderers is a difficult one to bat on but stopped short of calling it extreme conditions.
South Africa batsmen Hashim Amla and Dean Elgar have moved up the ICC Test Player Rankings after notching fine centuries in the first Test against Bangladesh in Potchefstroom, which their team won by 333 runs to take a 1-0 lead in the two-match series.
South Africa batsman Hashim Amla hopes for a repeat of history in the third Test match against England starting at The Oval on Thursday.