Tom Alsop and Jacques Rudolph scored centuries to help Hampshire and Glamorgan respectively to victories while rain hampered Middlesex's progress against Sussex leading to abandonment without a result.
William Porterfield and Sam Hain played fluent knocks to help Warwickshire complete a 10-wicket win in a shortened game while a collective batting performance saw Worcestershire chase down 169 runs in 20 overs in the North Group clashes of the Royal London Cup on Thursday.
Andrew Tye registered figures of 12 for three while Aaron Finch slammed a 34-ball 72 as Gujarat Lions chased down 135 against Royal Challengers Bangalore in just 13.5 overs with seven wickets in hand in the 31st game of the Indian Premier League at M.Chinnaswamy Stadium.
The England and Wales Cricket Board has confirmed a 24-member squad for the training camp in United Arab Emirates as a part of the preparations for the upcoming ICC Women's World Cup to be held in June and July.
Stuart Broad says he is "determined" to get back into England's One-Day and Twenty20 International squads while limited overs captain Eoin Morgan would also like to see him involved again in the future.
Later this year, West Indies two-time World Twenty20 winning captain Darren Sammy will take the unusual step of leading out the St Lucia Zouks at a stadium bearing his own name and while he is still getting used to the idea, he is already looking forward to it.