The Pakistan selection panel headed by former skipper Inzamam-ul-Haq has decided to exclude Ahmed Shehzad, Umar Akmal and Shahid Afridi from the 35-man squad which was named for a training camp ahead of the tour of England.
Australian batsman George Bailey has been picked by Rising Pune Supergiants as the replacement for the injured South African cricketer Faf du Plessis, who was earlier ruled out of the Indian Premier League due to a finger injury.
Australian batsman Shaun Marsh is the latest player in the Indian Premier League to be ruled out due to injury and he is set to miss the remainder of the campaign for Kings XI Punjab with a back injury.
Delhi Daredevils leg-spinner Amit Mishra has been reprimanded by the match referee for using inappropriate language during the encounter against Kolkata Knight Riders in the ongoing Indian Premier League.
The Jamaica Tallawahs franchise in the Caribbean Premier League have signed up Proteas pace spearhead Dale Steyn as the replacement for Sri Lankan pacer Lasith Malinga, who has been ruled out of the tournament due to knee injury.