Set to make his Test debut for England, Buttler is determined to play aggressive cricket against India.
Amla dug in with 46 runs as SA trailed the hosts by 323 runs with 7 wickets in hand on second day.
Jadeja has been fined 50% of his match fee for his involvement in an altercation with James Anderson.
The Aussie skipper said he was disappointed that his team was labelled as the worst team to tour India.
He joins Gavaskar and Lara at tied fifth on the list of highest Test century makers with 34 tons.
Out-of-form England captain puts in the yards under the watchful eyes of coach Peter Moores.
It was Mahela Jayawardene’s 34th Test hundred and his 11th at the Sinhalese Sports Club.
President Mukherjee sent his congratulatory message to Indian captain M S Dhoni.
India’s batting mainstay Kohli has so far scored only 34 runs in four innings with a top score of 25.
Both starred in the game against Australia’s National Performance Squad during a limited overs match.
IPL champions Kolkata Knight Riders will face-off with the Chennai Super Kings in Hyderabad.
West Indies are scheduled to play 3 Tests and 5 ODIs in India between October 4 and November 18 this year.
Twenty20 cricket will feature in this year’s Asian Games but India and Pakistan will not participate.
Odds are stacked against India’s most obscure athletes here at the Commonwealth Games.
‘Do you know’ and ‘Sachin’ raises fire-alarms these days since Maria Sharapova was trolled for a simple ‘I don’t’.
While the visitors will find the pitch familiar from Lord’s, the surroundings and atmosphere will be very different.
Amla hoped his fast bowlers, who did the bulk of the bowling at Galle, had enough time to recover.
England should have taken a decisive step ahead four times in Lord’s Test, writes Harsha Bhogle.
The 50-year-old Tulk is perhaps the best man to write Hampshire’s new cricket ground’s biography.
The 2nd Test was to be held at P. Sara Oval, but shifted to Colombo on Jayawardene’s request.
After the Perth ton, living legend Sachin Tendulkar said he became a more confident cricketer.
Noor Murad said that his team will give some tough fight to the Test-playing nations in 2015 World Cup.
‘You don’t pick Ashwin and get Murali Vijay to bowl off-spinners, it doesn’t make sense,’ Bedi said.
The suspension will stand until he has submitted independent biomechanical analysis that satisfies assessors.
England coach Moores feels the senior players need to raise their game by several notches.
Cook refused to step down as skipper after the embarrassing 95-run loss at Lord’s on Monday.
The way Ishant knocked over the otherwise dogged England tail enhanced his reputation as a fearsome fast bowler.
Anderson is alleged to have pushed Jadeja when the teams were leaving the pitch.
Buttler replaces Prior, who stepped down for the final 3 matches, after England’s 95-run loss at Lord’s.
The former England spinner showered praises for Rahane who scored a century for India in the first innings.
Anderson will face a full disciplinary hearing on Aug. 1 on a charge of pushing and abusing Ravindra Jadeja.
Pandey made 91(108) & Tiwary hit 93(73) while Kulkarni picked 5/54 as South Africa A were all out for 256.
The former England captain took potshots at the national team after it lost to India at Lord’s.
Ishant was grateful that his team-mates still had the belief in him and appreciated his efforts.
Cook’s poor form and leadership have come under intense scrutiny after England lost the 2nd Test vs India.
The 31-year-old Shaun Marsh suffered the ligament injury playing Twenty20 cricket in India.