Ireland and Afghanistan have attained Test status after they were granted full membership by the ICC.
A round-up of Thursday's action in the Specsavers County Championship, including the scores and match reports.
Match scores and day-by-day reports from Lancashire's Specsavers County Championship victory over Hampshire at Old Trafford.
Match scores and day-by-day reports from Worcestershire's Specsavers County Championship victory over Kent at New Road.
Owner and professional punter Murt Khan heads to Ffos Las in a bid to follow up yesterday's winner.
Ben Linfoot seeks out the best Value Bets on day four of Royal Ascot and he has two selections on Coronation Stakes day.
Top commentator Simon Holt believes a plan can come together in the King Edward VII Stakes on Friday for Sir Michael Stoute.
Our Nick Hext makes Portugal his pick to win this summer's Confederations Cup in Russia.
Our football expert Nick Hext is backing Italy and Sweden at the European Under-21 Championship.
A look at how the Sporting Life recommended bets have performed.