The Springboks remain fifth in the World Rugby rankings following their 12-11 defeat to England at Twickenham on Saturday.
A second-place finish at the Japan Golf Open has helped Shaun Norris break into the top 100 as he continues to enjoy success on the course in the Far East.
There are no positional changes to the World Rugby rankings after a weekend that saw the Springboks beat the Wallabies and the All Blacks retain the Rugby Championship.
Justin Rose’s short reign at the top of the golf world came to an end after his top five finish wasn’t enough to fend off Dustin Johnson.
The World Rugby rankings remain unchanged after round three of the Rugby Championship.
England have dropped to No 4 in the World Rugby rankings after their 42-39 defeat against the Springboks at Ellis Park.
The Springboks have dropped to No 7 in the World Rugby rankings following their 22-20 defeat against Wales in Washington DC on Saturday.
Justin Thomas, who finished in a tie for 11th at the Players Championship, has replaced Dustin Johnson as the new men’s world No 1 in the latest rankings.
The Proteas have dropped to third place on the annual ICC ODI Rankings after England leaped to top spot.
Proteas’ bowler Morne Morkel and opening batsman Dean Elgar have been rewarded for their impressive performances in the third Test against Australia.