The Champions League T20 will be played in India this year, starting on 13 September with qualifiers, and progressing to the final in Bangalore on 4 October.
Kolkata Knight Riders, winners of the IPL this year, will take on Chennai Super Kings in the opening group match of the Champions League Twenty20 2014, at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium.
Sri Lanka reached stumps on day one of the second Test against South Africa on 305 for five in Colombo, with Mahela Jayawardene driving the knock with an unbeaten 140, his 11th at the ground.
Captain Hashim Amla has all but confirmed leg-spinner Imran Tahir will be retained in South Africa's playing XI for the second and final Test, which will start in Colombo on Thursday.
Opportunity will knock for South Africa to reclaim the number one berth in the International Cricket Council's Test rankings at the Sinhalese Sports Club Ground this week.