Scotland end their World Cup warm-up tour with a 67-run defeat by Otago despite Kyle Coetzer hitting 128.
Lancashire announce fast bowler Kabir Ali, who needs shoulder surgery, has been released after two seasons with the county.
Ireland coach Phil Simmons leaves the tour of Australia and New Zealand to return to his native Trinidad to be with his ill mother.
India suspend all future tours to the Caribbean following the West Indies' decision to abandon their tour of India last week.
England's Moeen Ali and Ravi Bopara hope to inspire the next generation of UK-born Asian cricketers to become professionals.
Joe Denly says he has "unfinished business" at Kent after returning to Canterbury, where he started his county career.
Hampshire batsman James Vince will not now be joining South African provincial side Dolphins as their overseas player.
Ireland suffer a 117-run defeat at the hands of Canterbury in their penultimate tour match in New Zealand.
Kent announce experienced batsman Rob Key has been reappointed as captain for the 2015 season.
Scotland ease to a 91-run victory against Wellington in the penultimate game of their World Cup warm-up tour.
Joe Denly returns to Kent from Middlesex, while Brendan Nash and head coach Jimmy Adams extend their contracts.
Worcestershire captain Daryl Mitchell signs a new four-year contract after leading the county to promotion.
Ireland's tour match against a New Zealand XI is abandoned without a ball being bowled because of rain in Hamilton.
Ashes-winning coach Darren Lehmann has his Australia contract extended by one year until June 2017.
Seam bowler Clint McKay hopes to see more Australians in the Leicestershire dressing room next year.
Ex-New Zealand player Chris Cairns is told he will stand trial on perjury charges next October and bailed until January.
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