India's fourth-wicket partnership against South Africa has put them in a dominant position, with Rohit Sharma hitting 212.
Rohit Sharma had a long time to wait for his chance at the top of the order in the India Test side, but he has grasped his chance.
An unbroken stand of 185 between Rohit Sharma and Ajinkya Rahane made it advantage India on a rain-affected opening day.
Faf du Plessis hopes a change of tactic at the toss will help alter South Africa's luck in the final Test against India.
Evergreen spinner Jeetan Patel will be plotting the downfall of his compatriots when England take on New Zealand in the shortest format.
Sri Lanka are back at full strength to face Australia after a surprise 3-0 Twenty20 International whitewash of Pakistan.
United Arab Emirates captain Mohammad Naveed, Shaiman Anwar and Qadeer Ahmed have all been charged under the ICC's Anti-Corruption Code.
South Africa revealed Aiden Markram had fractured his wrist having "lashed out at a solid object" after being dismissed for a pair in Pune.
Australia opted not to choose Nathan Lyon for the upcoming Twenty20 series, but he still wants to play at next year's T20 World Cup.