Pakistan are in a strong position going into the final day of the first Test against Australia in Dubai.
Shakib Al Hasan returned to the Bangladesh team with a bang by claiming six wickets to help bowl out Zimbabwe for 240.
David Warner's third consecutive century was not enough to keep Australia in touch with Pakistan in the first Test.
Hashim Amla's century set up a 72-run win for South Africa over New Zealand to clinch the three-match one-day series.
Middlesex have called time on their limited-overs name 'Panthers' with immediate effect.
Former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff is to play for the Brisbane Heat in the Big Bash League.
Jonathan Trott has signed a new three-year contract extension with Warwickshire keeping him at the county until 2017.
Jesse Ryder improved his chances of a New Zealand recall by smashing a century off 39 balls against Ireland.
The International Cricket Council says it does not have the power to intervene in the ongoing India-West Indies dispute.
Kyle Coetzer's knock of 128 was in vain as Scotland fell to a 67-run defeat against Otago on Wednesday.