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Jofra Archer leads Rajasthan Royals to a three-wicket win over Kolkata Knight Riders in his final IPL game before joining up with England.
Middlesex defeat Surrey by 37 runs in the One-Day Cup as Ross Taylor marks his debut with makes 64 off 78 balls.
England batsman Sam Billings suffers a shoulder injury in his first Kent appearance of the year as their match against Glamorgan is rained off.
India batsman Ajinkya Rahane will join Hampshire as their overseas player from the middle of May until early July.
England's Sam Billings dislocates his shoulder in the first over of his first match for Kent this season against Glamorgan in Cardiff.
Batsman Alex Hales will join the England squad for their pre-World Cup training camp in Cardiff on Saturday.
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Northamptonshire sign South Africa all-rounder Dwaine Pretorius for this season's T20 Blast competition.
South Africa's Dale Steyn is ruled out of the remainder of the Indian Premier League with a long-standing shoulder injury.
The United States earn one-day international status for the first time in their 54-year history after beating Hong Kong.
Ex-England Test spinner Shaun Udal says he has the "toughest test of his life" after being diagnosed with Parkinson's.
West Indies name all-rounder Andre Russell, who has played only one one-day international since 2015, in their World Cup squad.
Billy Godleman hits another One-Day Cup century as Derbyshire beat Leicestershire off the final ball in the One-Day Cup.
Somerset extend their 100% record in the One-Day Cup as they beat Sussex by 68 runs in a rain-affected match at Hove.
Saqib Mahmood takes 6-37 as Lancashire beat Northants by 45 runs via the DLS method in their One-Day Cup game.
Long-serving former West Indies captain and wicketkeeper Merissa Aguilleira retires from international cricket at the age of 33.
Surrey suffer injuries to three players including England opener Jason Roy, but beat Essex by 65 runs in the One-Day Cup.
England have picked uncapped Jofra Archer in their squad for the first time - but who is he and how has he got here?
England all-rounder Chris Woakes says if Jofra Archer was included in the England squad and "someone was to miss out, it would be extremely unfortunate" but adds that Archer is a "world-class player" and a call-up would not "disrupt" the team.
David Warner is back, there is confidence with the bat and the team have two in-form spinners - will Australia win the World Cup? Adam Collins analyses their chances.
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