South Africa recovered from 37-3 to reach 218-5 on day one of the second Test with West Indies.
English summer rain meant India and New Zealand could not get started as they prepared to battle out the World Test Championship final.
West Indies were humiliatingly beaten in the first Test and South Africa will look to exploit their batting frailties to win the series.
New Zealand will face a trial by spin when they do battle with India in the first ICC World Test Championship final in Southampton.
After sitting out the second Test against England, New Zealand captain Kane Williamson is set to return to lead his country against India.
England know they are better than what they showed with the bat against New Zealand, as they slipped to a 1-0 series defeat at Edgbaston.
New Zealand won a Test series in England for the first time since 1999 as they quickly rounded off an eight-wicket success on Sunday.
South Africa completed the job early on in Saturday's session thanks to some impressive bowling from Kagiso Rabada.
New Zealand showed they are in ominous form ahead of next week's World Test Championship final with India by dominating England.
England have named a strong 16-man party for the trio of Twenty20 games against Sri Lanka at the end of June.