Australia batsman David Warner has been relieved of his captaincy duties by struggling Sunrisers Hyderabad.
Punjab Kings moved up to fifth in the Indian Premier League on Friday with an impressive victory over RCB.
Pakistan have a massive lead over Zimbabwe, with Fawad Alam still at the crease unbeaten on 108.
After restricting Kolkata Knight Riders to 154-6, Delhi Capitals eased to victory on Thursday with 21 balls to spare.
Pakistan will start day two of the first Test trailing Zimbabwe by only 73 runs with all 10 wickets intact.
Quinton de Kock played the outstanding innings as Mumbai Indians bounced back from losing two IPL games in a row to beat Rajasthan Royals.
Rugby and cricket in England have pledged to follow football clubs in a four-day social media silence in protest against online abuse.
Ruturaj Gaikwad made 75 and Faf du Plessis contributed 56 as Chennai Super Kings eased to a seven-wicket win on Wednesday.
After winning the Twenty20 International series in Harare, Pakistan turn their attention to a first away Test victory since 2018.
Nuwan Zoysa was working as Sri Lanka's bowling coach when he was provisionally suspended in October 2018.