In the upcoming five-match One-Day International series against New Zealand, India need to win the contest by a margin of 4-1 or more if they want to rise in the International Cricket Council team rankings.
England assistant coach Paul Farbrace confirmed that Eoin Morgan will return back to captain the national team during the limited overs series in India despite his decision to pull out of the Bangladesh tour.
Toby Spearing of Sports Construction Specialists S&C Slatter has won a major quality award from Willmott Dixon Construction for his innovation and dedication to the new Edenbrook Leisure Centre project at Fleet, Hampshire.
Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza and his teammate Sabbir Rahman has been docked 20 per cent of their match fees by the International Cricket Council for their misconduct during the second One-Day International in Mirpur on Sunday.
Now that cricket squares have been "put to bed", thoughts turn to the winter meetings of the Cricket Groundsmen's Association which will be held monthly on Mondays at Lindum CC in Lincoln, starting at 7.30pm.