With the last wicket taken, last scone scoffed and last cup of tea drunk at Lord's, it is time to read the remaining tea leaves to see how New Zealand adjust after a loss to England which unravelled some of the good work of the home series.
Greg Small had been named coach of the year and received the Bob Simpson Award at Sydney grade cricket's night of nights.
A seven-point haul from a stalemate with Division Two leaders Northamptonshire was scant reward for a purposeful last-day performance by Leicestershire.
England captain Alastair Cook describes Stuart Broad and James Anderson's performance against New Zealand as one of the best openings he has seen.
St.John's , May 19 : England and the West Indies will play three Twenty20 matches and three One-Day Internationals in the Caribbean early next year, the West Indies Cricket Board announced.
Tony Becca, Contributor Barbados are back on top in West Indies cricket and if I may say so, if that is the right thing to say in these days of entertainment by T20 cricket, although they are the champions of that version of the game, the West Indies are looking up.
Pune: Sir Vivian Richards, who is the Delhi DareDevils' ambassador and adviser, spoke to The Telegraph at the J.W. Marriott on Saturday afternoon.
England will return to the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua for the first time since their Test against West Indies in 2009 was abandoned after 10 balls due to a dangerous outfield consisting largely of sand.
Ryan Pringle is facing demotion after his North East Premier League heroics last week - and Durham coach Geoff Cook thinks he will be happy to hear it.
Ross Taylor mightn't adjust the field and deliver the team talks any more in the New Zealand team, but he led by example with the bat against England.
Caribbean Premier League has launched what has been termed an official anthem for the inaugural tournament set to begin in late July.
The English Cricket Board announced in January that loans of up to A 1million would be made available to all 18 first-class counties this year.
Former Proteas fast bowler Makhaya Ntini says he is not considering retirement, despite being a notable omission when the Warriors named their contracted cricket squad for the 2013/14 season this week.
History suggests that the England paceman's milestone against New Zealand could become a millstone, but all that expertise should help to prolong his bowling career England's Jimmy Anderson celebrates another New Zealand scalp at Lord's on the day he reached 300 Test wickets.
Kieron Pollard's Mumbai Indians recorded a comfortable 14-run win over Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League on Wednesday.