Sussex closed on 148-3 in their second innings, a lead of 65, on day three against Warwickshire at Edgbaston.
New Zealand cricketers Jeetan Patel and Daniel Vettori have apologised for their "completely unacceptable" behaviour.
Warwickshire have signed New Zealand spinner Jeetan Patel as their overseas player for the 2012 season.
Warwickshire maintained their County Championship title challenge with a comfortable eight wicket win at Sussex.
Warwickshire look certain to be without Jeetan Patel for their season-opening fixture against Somerset at Taunton.
New Zealand have omitted off-spinner Jeetan Patel from their 15-man squad for the first Test against Australia.
Jeetan Patel believes New Zealand need to follow the example of Andrew Strauss if they are to avoid defeat in Napier.
New Zealand have named their starting line-up for the final Test with teenagers Tim Southee and Grant Elliott making their debuts.
Jeetan Patel believes a deteriorating pitch offers New Zealand hope of forcing a victory over England in the first Test.
Daniel Vettori will captain New Zealand at September's Twenty20 World Championship.
England can take great heart from reaching Sunday's Tri-Series final with a tough win over India, says David Lloyd.
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David Lloyd raises a glass to the 'Tubby' Taylor wine tour, the BBL and England's showdown with India.
Australia and New Zealand will co-host the 2015 Cricket World Cup from February - here's a taster of what's in store.
England's World Cup opponents will not relish the return of fit-again James Anderson, says Nick Knight.
Bob Willis says AB de Villiers could well be the best batsman of all time after blasting a record ODI ton off 31 balls.
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