Moeen Ali claimed three wickets before cracking a quick-fire 50 as England beat Sri Lanka A in Colombo.
Steven Smith struck a superb century as Australia fought back from the brink to beat South Africa by three wickets.
Moeen Ali says he is keen to retain his place alongside Alastair Cook at the top of the England order.
England's Steven Finn is looking to the future with confidence after suffering a torrid spell in international cricket.
Pakistan preserved their 1-0 series lead over New Zealand after the second Test in Dubai ended in a draw.
Shakib Al Hasan played a starring role as Bangladesh cruised to an 87-run win over Zimbabwe in their opening ODI.
Peter Moores insists England have moved on from the Kevin Pietersen row as they prepare to take on Sri Lanka.
Live over-by-over text commentary from day five of the second Test in Dubai.
Ross Taylor produced a defiant unbeaten half-century as New Zealand struggled in their second innings on the fourth day in Dubai.
Glamorgan have signed South Africa batsman Colin Ingram on a three-year deal under the Kolpak ruling.
Gloucestershire have awarded batsman Ian Cockbain a new contract which keeps him at Bristol until 2017.
Moeen Ali will open the England batting alongside Alastair Cook in their warm-up game against Sri Lanka A on Friday.
Kevin Pietersen has offered to coach schools in the UK after a drop in cricket participation was revealed by the ECB.
Australia are still waiting on captain Michael Clarke's fitness ahead of the Test series against India.
Australia moved back in front in the one-day series against South Africa with a 73-run victory at the Manuka Oval.
The ECB will act to try and rectify a significant decrease in the number of people playing cricket recreationally.
Harry Gurney believes he can take full advantage of Stuart Broad and James Anderson's absence against Sri Lanka.
New Zealand maintain control of the second Test with a late wicket to leave Pakistan on 281-6 and trailing by 122 runs.
Jim Allenby has been released from his contract with Glamorgan and is joining Somerset.
Sussex academy products Will Beer, Callum Jackson and Steffan Piolet have all signed new one-year contracts.
Mark Butcher assesses England's explosive middle-order, Finn's form and the Cook conundrum.