Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal has been suspended for a Test after being found guilty of tampering with the ball.
Indian spinners Ravi Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja, who took 11 wickets between them, gave Afghanistan a harsh lesson in top-level cricket when they were bowled out twice in 67 overs in their inaugural Test match.
Just hours after bowling 26 overs in his first first-class game since January, Dale Steyn was named in the Proteas squad for the two-Test tour of Sri Lanka in July.
Aiden Markram, in his first season as a Protea, highlighted thrashing Australia as the best moment of the campaign.
In a bid to stop home teams manipulating their wickets and riding home-ground advantage, the ICC is considering scrapping the toss.
AB de Villiers has rated last month’s series-defining Test hundred against Australia in Port Elizabeth as one of the best of the 22 he has scored in his career.
The Proteas will face Zimbabwe, Pakistan and Sri Lanka at home during the 2018-19 season which kicks off in September.
Aiden Markram says the Proteas were stunned by the ball-tampering incident.
Steve Smith, Cameron Bancroft and David Warner have been left off the national contracts list announced by Cricket Australia on Wednesday.
Glenn Maxwell says it was difficult to see the way Cameron Bancroft, Steve Smith and David Warner were treated throughout the ball-tampering scandal.