Joe Root looks set to make his Yorkshire first-team return on Sunday after making a half-century for the second XI.
Australian Dan Christian has signed a contract with Middlesex Panthers for this season's NatWest T20 Blast group games.
Essex head coach Paul Grayson insists Jesse Ryder can force his way back into New Zealand's plans this summer.
Lasith Malinga has been appointed as Sri Lanka's Twenty20 captain after Dinesh Chandimal was relieved of his duties.
A review of Wednesday's action in the LV= County Championship, including Yorkshire's victory over Northamptonshire.
The ECB have confirmed Paul Farbrace as England's assistant coach and will start work with immediate effect.
Alastair Cook doesn't think Paul Farbrace's England defection will affect their ODI and Test clashes with Sri Lanka.
Marcus Trescothick hailed Nick Compton after seeing him plunder a match-saving century for Somerset at Durham.
Chennai Super Kings recorded a hard-fought seven-run win over the Rajasthan Royals in the IPL on Wednesday.
Pakistan seamer Junaid Khan will return to Lancashire this season as an overseas limited overs signing.