England pace bowlers James Anderson and Stuart Broad stated on Sunday that they see a future for themselves in 50-over format after they were rested for the upcoming One-Day International series against New Zealand.
England Women's captain Charlotte Edwards and team-mates Lydia Greenway and Tammy Beaumont have been doing their bit to inspire the next generation of female cricketers at a special coachng camp in Bristol.
New Zealand's batting all-rounder Grant Elliott feels that the momentum from the Test series against England will give his side an edge when the two teams face-off in the One-Day International series that begins next week.
New Zealand set England a record fourth innings target of 455 thanks to excellent lower order contributions before rain consumed almost two sessions of the fourth day of the second Test at Headingley in Leeds.
Adam Lyth reached his maiden Test century - on his home ground - before New Zealand fought back late on and England finished the second day of the second Test at Headingley 97 runs behind with five wickets in hand.
New Zealand wicket-keeper batsman Luke Ronchi expressed his happiness at making his Test debut in the second game against England wherein he scored 88 runs in just 70 balls in a rain curtailed first day at Headingley.