Australia captain Steve Smith scores 111 as his side make 300 on day one of the fourth and deciding Test in India in Dharamsala.
James Vince and George Bailey are to share the Hampshire captaincy in the coming season.
Former England Test captain Alastair Cook is available for Essex's three opening County Championship games of the season.
Sarah Taylor 'still has the goal of playing in the World Cup this summer' despite missing out on squad for UAE training camp, say England.
Lancashire coach Glen Chapple says his squad is well balanced for the County Championship following winter signings.
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Afghanistan clinch a 3-2 one-day series win over Ireland as Rahmat Shah's century helps secure a seven-wicket victory in India.
Audifax Byiringiro, a Rwandan cricketer, tells his harrowing story of escaping the 1994 genocide and how cricket has helped play a part in the healing process.
Kent appoint former Yorkshire coach Jason Gillespie as an assistant coach on a short-term contract.
Derbyshire abandon their regular pre-season tour to sunnier climes and opt to stay closer to home to hone their skills.
Scotland are to play two one-day internationals against Zimbabwe in Edinburgh in June.
Leg-spinner Ish Sodhi hopes playing in Nottinghamshire's T20 campaign in 2017 will lead to a longer stay in England.
Kevin O'Brien stars despite injury as Ireland beat Afghanistan by three wickets to square the five-match One-Day series at 2-2.
Former Glamorgan coach and player John Derrick, who played over 200 matches for the county, dies at the age of 54.
Hampshire leg-spinner Mason Crane intends to stay level-headed after an eventful winter in Australia and UAE.
Hampshire leg-spinner Mason Crane helps the South to a 20-run victory and a 3-0 series win over the North in Abu Dhabi.
Cricket Australia offers to more than double the pay for its elite women players, as the latest move in a pay dispute with the players' union.
Australia all-rounder John Hastings reports fit ahead of his contracted full season's duty with Worcestershire.
Yorkshire captain and England batsman Gary Ballance signs a new contract with his county until the end of the 2019 season.
Official team and player rankings for men and women's Tests, one-day internationals and Twenty20 matches.