Surrey all-rounder, Zafar Ansari, who was called up to the England Test squad to face Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates next month, has dislocated his thumb in a game against Lancashire at Old Trafford on Tuesday.
Australian all-rounder, James Faulkner, who received a four-match ban from Cricket Australia for a drunken driving incident in July, wants to move on from the episode by concentrating on his performance.
The England selectors have called up batsman Alex Hales and all-rounder Zafar Ansari to the Test squad which will face Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates for a three-match series starting 13th October.
Chairman Paul Battersby hit a century as Sale 3rd XI finished the season as champions of Vivio Cheshire County Cricket League Division 1 East on Sunday with a comprehensive victory over Stockport Georgians.
Australia have managed to retain their number one position in the International Cricket Council One-Day International team rankings, while England have gained two points following the completion of the five-match bilateral series which ended 3-2 in favour of the visitors.
Zimbabwe have included Richmond Mutumbami and Taurai Muzarabani in the 16-man squad to face Pakistan at home in the upcoming limited overs series which will be played between 27th September and 5th October.
For a responsible but flamboyant knocks of 62 and 92 under pressure in the third and fourth One-Day International games respectively against Australia that helped England fight back in the series, Eoin Morgan is our Cricket World Player of the Week.