Cricket South Africa (CSA) has distanced itself from the alleged action of certain officials in associating themselves with fans wearing masks representing the face of Sonny Bill Williams, which is related to the Warner-De Kock incident.
It was earlier reported that fans planning to attend the second test in Port Elizabeth were preparing by making Sonny Bill Williams masks to taunt Warner.
While sports fans often engage in questionable behavior at stadiums, officials Eksteen, a former South Africa player, and Kazi are accused of condoning the taunting of Warner and his wife by South African supporters.
If that wasn't bad enough, two Cricket South Africa executives made a decision to take a picture with fans donning the masks clearly used to bait Warner, whose wife Candice was controversially pictured in a bathroom cubicle with the New Zealand rugby star back in 2007.
Off-field drama aside, Warner put in a solid first-innings display notching up 63 as Australia were bowled out for 243 on the first day of the second Test.
This comes fresh from the controversy of the previous Test match, in which a fight broke out after a remark about Warner's wife by Quinton de Kock.
CSA president Chris Nenzani said the organisation sent "sincere apologies to the board of Cricket Australia, its officials, team management, plays and their families".
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According to the Sydney Morning Herald, the Australian team were "outraged" by a decision to allow the masks to be brought into the ground.
"I don't see fans turning up at All Blacks games with Candice Falzon masks, so how dare they turn up at a South African cricket game in masks of someone who the wife of one of the cricketers was formerly involved with".
Back in 2007, Candice was controversially pictured in a bathroom cubicle with Williams.
CA is furious with the conduct of Eksteen and Kazi, with chairman David Peever and chief executive James Sutherland expressing their disgust to their South African counterparts.
The statement said CSA had taken "immediate precautionary steps" against the officials and that there would be an internal disciplinary process.
Warner and de Kock were both fined and given disciplinary sanctions for the altercation.