In their last and final game of the group stages Banyana Banyana held Korea DP in a goalless draw, Banyana are ranked 54th position and Korea DP ranked 11th in the FIFA Women’s World rankings.
The result means Banyana Banyana complete the group stages with five points, two behind log leaders Korea.
The South Africans are still in line to get their highest finish in the tournament when they will be contesting for position five or six on Wednesday, 7 March against an as yet unidentified opponent in the last match of the competition.
In their inaugural appearance of the Cyprus Cup in 2009, they came sixth – at the time there were only eight teams in the tournament.
Banyana Banyana return home on Friday, 9 March.
Banyana Banyana results in GROUP C:
South Africa 0 – 0 Slovakia
South Africa 1 – 0 Hungary
Korea DPR 0 – 0 South Africa
Kaylin Swart (GK), Regina Mogolola, Leandra Smeda, Bambanani Mbane, Janine van Wyk (c), Refiloe Jane (Chantelle Esau), Rachel Sebati (Nompumelelo Nyandeni), Kgaelebane Mohlakoana (Jermaine Seoposenwe), Melinda Kgadiete (Noko Matlou), Linda Motlhalo, Thembi Kgatlana
Kim Myongsun (GK), Ri Unyong, Wi Jongsim, Ju Hyosim, Yu Jong Im, Sung Hyangsim, Kim Yunmi (C), Kim Phyonghwa, Ri Hyangsim, Kim Unha, Son Okju