Surrey and England all-rounder Zafar Ansari retires from cricket at the age of 25, saying he has "other ambitions to fulfil".
Warwickshire skipper Ian Bell hopes their One-Day Cup defence can kick-start a difficult start to the season.
This week's sport on the BBC includes coverage of the World Snooker Championship, Russian Grand Prix and radio commentary of Anthony Joshua v Wladimir Klitschko.
Durham fast bowler Mark Wood has been included in England's 15-man Champions Trophy squad after his return from ankle injury.
Hampshire director of cricket Giles White hopes to take their strong four-day start to the season into the one-day cup.
Worcestershire become the latest county to back the ECB's proposed new eight-team city-based T20 competition.
Jenny Gunn hits an unbeaten 94 to help an England XI to a 276-run win over Ireland in the first of three games in Abu Dhabi.
Gloucestershire opener Chris Dent hits a century as Durham fall short of victory at Nevil Road.
Glamorgan hold on for a draw against Leicestershire, finishing on 144-4 after being set 355 to win.
Bad light denies champions Middlesex a first win of the season as Essex survive a tough final day at Lord's.
Warwickshire captain Ian Bell misses out on a century but the Bears show fight to draw with Surrey at Edgbaston.
Former South Africa bowler Lonwabo Tsotsobe is charged with match-fixing following an investigation into the 2015 Ram Slam T20 Challenge Series.
Lancashire pull off a surprise first win of the season as James Anderson triggers a Somerset collapse at Old Trafford.
Yorkshire captain Gary Ballance's second century of the game secures a draw for his side against Hampshire.
Sussex sign West Indies pace bowler Jerome Taylor for the One-Day Cup group stages as a replacement for Vernon Philander.
A city-based Twenty20 tournament could have "far-reaching consequences" for counties who play at non-Test match grounds, says Kent chief Jamie Clifford.
Younis Khan becomes the first Pakistan batsman to reach 10,000 Test runs - reaching the landmark during the first Test against West Indies.
England's Chris Woakes takes 3-6 as Kolkata dismiss Bangalore for just 49 runs - an IPL record low.
Steven Finn takes four wickets as Middlesex continue to dominate against Essex on day three at Lord's.
Paul Collingwood scores 97 for Durham but Gloucestershire end day three with a 59-run lead in Bristol.