Having lost the best part of two days due to rain, it came as little surprise that the Specsavers County Championship Division Two match between Gloucestershire and Leicestershire at Grace Road was drawn.
What a week: A referendum vote to leave the European Union, the resulting resignation of a Prime Minister and England losing at Euro 2016 to Iceland. Cricket has never had to fight harder to be heard, writes Rob Johnston as he previews the fourth ODI between England and Sri Lanka at The Oval.
A career best unbeaten 168 from Tammy Beaumont followed by a five-wicket haul from Katherine Brunt led England Women to 3-0 clean sweep with a massive 202-run victory over Pakistan Women, who were bowled out for 164 runs in the third One-Day International in Taunton.
Riding on maiden One-Day International hundreds from Lauren Winfield and Tammy Beaumont, England Women set a target of 379 runs before bowling Pakistan Women out for 166 runs to secure a massive 212-run victory in the second ODI in Worcester and claim an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series.
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.