After Jonny Bairstow played a fluent 86, Chris Woakes stayed unbeaten on 47 to see England through in a tense chase of 234 with two wickets in hand in the tour game against West Indies Cricket Board XI in St Kitts.
New Zealand coach Mike Hesson wants his team to move on from their dismal performance against South Africa in the third One-Day International in Wellington where they were handed a 159-run defeat by the visitors.
Kieron Pollard once again played a handy cameo after a blistering knock from Chris Gayle as Karachi Kings sealed a place in the play-off with a six-wicket win chasing 124 against Islamabad United in a rain affected 15-over game of the Pakistan Super League in Dubai.
A terrific bowling performance from Afghanistan saw them dismiss Zimbabwe for just 54 runs in a chase of 161 to secure a 106-run victory by D/L method in the rain affected fifth One-Day International in Harare.
The much maligned Eoin Morgan had chosen not to travel to Bangladesh for safety reasons and Jos Buttler stood in, doing a fine job as replacement, resulting in a lot of media discussion as to whether Morgan was committed to the cause.
Amy Satterthwaite scored an unbeaten century as she saw New Zealand Women through in a chase of 276 runs against Australia Women to win the first One-Day International in Auckland and take 1-0 lead in the series.
A collective bowling effort from the New Zealand Women bowlers saw them dismiss Australia Women for 66 in a chase of 114 runs in the third Twenty20 International in Adelaide to seal a 2-1 series victory.
After half-centuries from Deepti Sharma and Mona Meshram laid the foundation, Harmanpreet Kaur played a solid responsible knock of unbeaten 41 including a six in the final over to help India Women chase down 245 against South Africa Women in the final delivery with one-wicket in hand to clinch the ICC Women's World Cup Qualifiers title.
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.