Tuesday saw the England and Wales Cricket Board accused of "institutional racism" by former international umpire John Holder and aspiring official Ismail Dawood, who both feel non-white candidates have been unfairly prevented from becoming match officials.
England all-rounder Moeen Ali believes Pakistan's decision to honour their commitment to tour England in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic this year played a role.
The all-rounder was scheduled to fly to Pakistan via Dubai on Sunday night, but he has instead gone into self-isolation after his COVID-19 tests returned positive.
IPL 2020: Struggling Chennai Super Kings pull off comprehensive eight-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bangalore
Young Ruturaj Gaikwad (65 not out off 51 balls) showed his potential with a maiden fifty but skipper Dhoni wouldn't be wrong in thinking that it came too late in the day when the 'Yellow Brigade' is all but out of the play-off reckoning.
Check out photos from Delhi Capitals' 59-run win over Royal Challengers Bangalore in Dubai.
England vs Australia: Mitchell Marsh stars in Aussies' win in 3rd T20I as they retain top spot in rankings
England were without captain Eoin Morgan (dislocated finger) and fellow star batsman Jos Buttler, who was absent for personal reasons after making a match-winning 77 not out in a six-wicket victory on Sunday.
England vs Australia: Jos Buttler's quickfire 77 sees hosts win by six wickets to clinch T20I series
He faced just 54 balls, including eight fours and two sixes, with this innings becoming Buttler's highest score in a T20 international, surpassing his 73 not out against Sri Lanka at Southampton four years ago.
Richardson opted out of the tournament to be with his wife for the birth of his first child.
England vs Ireland: Sam Billings should be an automatic selection in hosts' top six, says Monty Panesar
Billings has scored unbeaten 67 and 46 in the first two ODIs against Ireland after being drafted into the team following a back injury to Joe Denly.
England vs West Indies: Spinner Amar Virdi confident of being picked up in hosts' squad for Test series
Virdi, who has taken 69 wickets in his 23 first class matches at an average of 28.78, says his strength lies in his aggression as he is always looking for wickets.
England vs West Indies: Former pacer Steve Harmison backs out-of-favour spinner Moeen Ali’s inclusion in hosts’ playing XI for Tests
Former pacer Steve Harmison wants England to pick off-spinner Moeen Ali for the opening Test of the three-game series against the West Indies beginning at Southampton on 8 July.
England all-rounder Moeen Ali included in 30-member training group ahead of Test series against West Indies
Moeen, 32, had announced a break from Test cricket in September last year after losing out on a central contract for the longest format for the 2019-20 season.
'Kohli ek nahin, gyarah hai': Saqlain Mushtaq reveals advice to England's Adil Rashid, Moeen Ali to dismiss Virat Kohli
Pakistan great Saqlain Mushtaq would always advise the England spin duo of Moeen Ali and Adil Rashid to treat skipper Virat Kohli like the entire Indian team, saying the prolific batsman alone is like a complete eleven.
England all-rounder Moeen Ali’s self-imposed test exile was prompted by excessive criticism of his performance every time the team under-performed, the 32-year-old has said.
Coronavirus pandemic: English cricketers playing in Pakistan Super League to return home immediately due to virus threat
Several top players from England including Moeen Ali, James Vince, Samit Patel, Liam Dawson, Alex Hales, David Malan, Chris Jordan, Jason Roy, Tymal Mills, Tom Banton are taking part in the PSL
England all-rounder Moeen Ali will lead the Birmingham Phoenix men's team in the inaugural edition of 'The Hundred' slated to be played next year, the tournament's official website confirmed.
South Africa vs England: Captain Eoin Morgan leads from front to seal victory and series over Proteas
Captain Eoin Morgan hit 57 not out off just 22 balls to lead England to a Twenty20 series victory over South Africa by chasing down a challenging target of 223
South Africa vs England: Tom Curran's sensational final over comeback lead visitors to nerve-racking win in second T20I and level series
South Africa needed three off the last two balls but Curran, who had just been smashed for 12 runs in three by Dwaine Pretorius, got him lbw then had Bjorn Fortuin caught off the final ball to cap off a day of almost unrelenting excitement and set up a thrilling decider in Centurion on Sunday.
Anderson, England’s top test wicket-taker with 575, suffered a right calf tear in the opening Ashes test against Australia in August before being ruled out of the series