Cricket South Africa chief executive Haroon Lorgat has blamed the unseasonal rain in Durban for the poor outfield conditions at Kingsmead where the first Test between the Proteas and New Zealand ended in a draw.
The Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board and the Queen's Park Cricket Club have launched a joint investigation into the events which led to the fourth Test between West Indies and India to end in a draw due to soggy outfield conditions.
Former Pakistan all-rounder Yasir Arafat believes that the contribution of the senior members of the One-Day International squad will be crucial to the side's success in the upcoming series against England.
Chetan Narula just about manages to keep himself dry as he sends back his final round-up from the Caribbean where he reviews what little action there was in the fourth and final West Indies-India Test.
At the end of the 14th week, Middlesex and Essex managed to extend their lead at the top of the points table in Division One and Division two respectively. Ahead of the 15th week in the championship, here is a statistical round up.