Dean Elgar, who is the most experienced player in the South Africa squad at the moment, said leadership comes naturally to him.
Set to make a world record 438 to win, South Africa were 126 for two at stumps on Day 4 against England.
South Africa vs England: England fast bowlers James Anderson, Stuart Broad and Sam Curran helped the visitors reduce South Africa to 215/8 at stumps on Day 2.
India vs South Africa: South Africa stand on verge of a 0-3 whitewash to India at stumps on Day 3 of the third Test in Ranchi.
India vs South Africa: Dean Elgar was hit on the helmet and had to leave the field as the new rule of a concussion replacement was brought into play.
Dean Elgar faced the wrath of Indian fans on Twitter after one of his statements regarding some of the hotels and food in India went viral on internet.
India are sitting pretty with an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-Test series against South Africa and would be eager to snare the third Test, beginning in Ranchi on Saturday.
South Africa had a horrendous start to their ICC World Test Championship campaign as they lost two matches on the trot against India.
IND vs SA 1st Test Day 4 Highlights: Rohit Sharma and Cheteshwar Pujara put India in total control on the fourth day.
India vs South Africa: Dean Elgar (160) and Quinton de Kock (111), led the South African fightback on Day 3 of first Test match in Vizag.
Ravichandran Ashwin picked up his 27th five-wicket haul on Day 3 of the first Test against South Africa.
Dean Elgar and Quinton de Kock kept the Indian bowlers at bay for most of Day 3 before Ravichandran Ashwin came back to record a five-wicket haul.
Ravindra Jadeja broke the record previously held by Sri Lanka's Rangana Herath who had taken 47 games to get to the feat.
South African fast bowler Duanne Olivier was named man of the match.
In the commentary box, Graeme Smith almost fell off his chair with amazement. Needless to say, Twitter was in hysterics.
Dean Elgar became the second batsman to carry his bat for the third time
Australian fast bowler Pat Cummins transformed the first day of the third Test against South Africa with a devastating four-wicket spell at Newlands.