Yorkshire are confident ahead of 2017 season and determined to send Ryan Sidebottom into retirement with another Championship title, says opener Alex Lees.
After six England players were picked up by Indian Premier League franchises in the recent IPL auction, Warwickshire sports director Ashley Giles believes it shows that English white ball cricket is on the right course.
Sydney Sixers have signed New Zealand allrounder Colin Munro to replace England player Sam Billings.
Sydney Thunder have shipped in Englishman James Vince for the remainder of the KFC Big Bash League to replace overseas batsman Eoin Morgan.
Perth Scorchers have signed English bowling all-rounder Tim Bresnan as the club’s international replacement player for David Willey.
Stuart Broad has praised BBL06 and described one of his new Hurricanes teammates’ exploits as “some of the cleanest hitting” he’s seen.
Virat Kohli has hinted that he’d be keen to play English county cricket ahead of India’s 2018 series in England.
Sam Billings wants to impress Down Under for Sydney Sixers in the Big Bash League ahead of next year’s Ashes tour.
Four Big Bash League franchises will be without key overseas players due to England’s one-day tour of India in early 2017.
Perth Scorchers have signed England international Rebecca Grundy for the first four matches of the Women’s Big Bash League.