Usama Mir bowled a brilliant final over including the key wicket of Shahid Afridi as Karachi Kings held their nerve to a nine-run win over Peshawar Zalmi in the 13th match of Pakistan Super League in Sharjah.
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.
Ekta Bisht bowled the spell of the tournament where she picked five wickets and conceded just eight runs to dismiss Pakistan Women for just 67 following which India Women chased down the total in 22.3 overs with seven wickets in hand in their Super Sixes encounter of the ICC Women's World Cup Qualifier in Colombo.
Anna Peterson claimed a hat-trick in the 13th over to restrict Australia Women to 61 for nine in the chase after which rain allowed no further play possible leading to an eight-run victory for New Zealand Women in the second Twenty20 International in Victoria.
Sune Luus picked three wickets and backed it up with an unbeaten half-century as well to help South Africa Women seal a nine-wicket victory against Sri Lanka Women in Colombo and secure a spot in ICC Women's World Cup.
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.