Stuart Broad will head to the ICC World Twenty20 in Sri Lanka with just nine matches under his belt as captain.
Michael Yardy is confident Sussex will win silverware despite their early exit at the hands of Yorkshire on Friends Life t20 finals day.
Marcus Trescothick, Dimitri Mascarenhas and Sean Ervine give their reaction following Hampshire's 6-wicket win over Somerset in the second T20 Semi-Final.
Somerset suffered yet more Twenty20 heartache, going down to a six-wicket semi-final defeat to Hampshire at the Swalec Stadium in Cardiff.
Dragons against Giraffes, Panthers v Eagles, it can only be one thing, Bumble's Mascot Derby at the SWALEC Stadium in Wales!
Cardiff was the venue for the biggest day of the domestic cricket season.
Jonny Bairstow blasted an unbeaten 68 to help Yorkshire see off Sussex by 36 runs in the first Friends Life t20 semi-final in Cardiff.
Craig Kieswetter is relishing his return to Somerset after England's first ODI against South Africa was washed out.
Jos Buttler insists Somerset have no scars from their previous near misses as they aim to be crowned Friends Life t20 champions in Cardiff.
Yorkshire's finances will see little improvement if they qualify for the Champions League, according to executive chairman Colin Graves.
Nass, Bumble, Athers and Wardy give us the inside track in their Friends Life t20 Finals Day prologue.
Somerset's Nick Compton is hopeful his injury won't keep him out for the rest of the season.
Somerset batsman Nick Compton has been ruled out of Saturday's Friends Life t20 finals day in Cardiff.
England will decide whether to allow Tim Bresnan to play in Yorkshire's Friends Life t20 Finals Day after Friday's one-day international.
England v West Indies Royal London One Day International
19th September 2017
England v South Africa Investec Test Match
4th August 2017