Stricken England batsman Jonathan Trott has been told the door is always open for advice and support by Marcus Trescothick.
Bangalore Royal Challengers made it two wins from two at the start of the IPL season with a seven-wicket victory over Mumbai Indians.
Kevin Pietersen can no longer be in the slightest doubt that he will ever play for England again - after the clearest of statements at Lord's.
Kevin Pietersen appeared to give his backing to England's decision to grant Peter Moores a second chance as their head coach.
Peter Moores has been given a second opportunity to coach England after his appointment was confirmed on Saturday morning.
Sky sources report that Peter Moores is to be named England head coach on Saturday morning, with Paul Farbrace set to act as his assistant.
Stuart Binny steered Rajasthan Royals to a four-wicket victory against Sunrisers Hyderabad in their Indian Premier League season opener.
Glenn Maxwell hit 95 as Kings XI Punjab chased down a target of 206 to win their IPL season opener against Chennai Super Kings by six wickets.
Pakistan's cricket authorities are investigating reports that banned spinner Danish Kaneria played in an exhibition tournament in the United States last week.
Jonathan Trott is to take a second break from professional cricket because of his stress-related illness.
Ben Stokes is learning the hard way that he must keep his anger under control if he is to make the most of his talent.
Eoin Morgan retains his hunger and ambition to play in England's Test team - and hopes good form in the County Championship will help force his way back into the side.