West Indies' hopes of levelling their two-Test series with India were significantly dented as the hosts took charge in Hyderabad.
Eoin Morgan and Joe Root played key roles with the bat as England beat Sri Lanka on DLS despite a superb showing from Lasith Malinga.
South Africa were comfortable once more against Zimbabwe, clinching a series triumph after two matches thanks to a six-wicket win.
Joe Root is ready to "kick on" and show he can score big runs as England Test captain.
Roston Chase will resume on Saturday two runs short of a fourth Test hundred after guiding West Indies to 295-7 at stumps.
John Hastings has suffered from bleeding on his lungs when he bowls, putting his career in doubt.
Australia fought hard on the final day to secure an unlikely draw against Pakistan, with Usman Khawaja playing a starring role.
Dinesh Karthik has been left out of India's 14-man one-day squad, with the uncapped Rishabh Pant taking his place.
Australia defied the odds to bat out the final day in Dubai, Usman Khawaja batting 767 minutes in a remarkable tour de force.
Prithvi Shaw made a dream start to his India career, but Virat Kohli said the 18-year-old should not be likened to Sachin Tendulkar.
Australia endured a dismal day in Dubai, slumping from 142 without loss to 202 all out as Pakistan built a sizeable lead.
Just 15 overs were possible in Wednesday's opening ODI between Sri Lanka and England before heavy rain caused an abandonment.
Pakistan need seven wickets to win the first Test on the final day after Mohammad Abbas struck three times without conceding a run.
Prithvi Shaw has already established himself in the India team, drawing lavish yet cautious praise from coach Ravi Shastri.
Australia's celebrations after drawing with Pakistan concerned captain Tim Paine, who insists his side intend to win the series.