Babar Azam's rich vein of form continued with an unbeaten half-century as Pakistan kept themselves on course for a one-day series whitewash against Sri Lanka.
Jonny Bairstow would be happy to move up the batting order for this winter's Ashes series if Ben Stokes is unavailable.
AB de Villiers returned to the international stage in stunning fashion as he smashed 176 to lead South Africa to a 104-run victory over Bangladesh.
Batsman Dan Lawrence has signed a contract extension that will keep him at Essex until the end of the 2019 season.
Ben Linfoot seeks out the best Value Bets on QIPCO British Champions Day at Ascot on Saturday, with Librisa Breeze fancied in the Sprint.
Catching Pigeons reckons Harry Angel will prove a class apart at Ascot, while there's a tip for France on Sunday and a Wolverhampton runner to note.
Man On The Spot previews the Sporting Life Pick 7 races on Saturday, featuring all of British Champions Day at Ascot and a race from Catterick.
David John has a double from the Chelsea and Manchester United games among his bets from Saturday's Premier League.
Nottingham Forest are in the latest Sporting Life Accumulator, but who joins them in our 11/1 acca?
Our Nick Hext expects a wait for the opening goal in Saturday's Sky Bet Championship clash between Millwall and Birmingham.