After a batsman-dominated World Cup, our Dave Tickner argues that cricket has never had balance between bat and ball.
New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum has signed to play for the Birmingham Bears in the 2015 NatWest T20 Blast.
Leicestershire have swelled their ranks for the NatWest T20 Blast with the signing of Ireland's Kevin O'Brien.
New Zealand spinner and former captain Daniel Vettori has confirmed his retirement from international cricket.
We've got news of today's racing gambles in our live blog, plus a look ahead to Italy v England tonight.
Glenn Maxwell's World Cup heroics were not enough to earn him a place in Australia's Test squad for the Ashes.
Azhar Ali has been named as Pakistan's one-day captain to replace Misbah-ul Haq.
Hampshire have signed former West Indies fast bowler Fidel Edwards for the second half of the 2015 season.
World Cup runners-up New Zealand have five players in the International Cricket Council's team of the tournament.
Michael Clarke bowed out of ODI cricket in style with 74 as Australia beat New Zealand to win a fifth World Cup title.