Shardal Thakur's role in Mumbai's successful Ranji Trophy campaign has been rewarded with a spot in the India Test squad travelling to the West Indies in July.
Delhi Daredevils opener Quinton de Kock was his team's leading run-getter in this year's edition, and says that even though they failed to reach the play-offs they're a team made up of proper young talent.
Virat Kohli once again proved the Royal Challengers Bangalore's saviour as his half century led them to a six-wicket win over the Delhi Daredevils on Sunday, knocking them out of the IPL.
The Kolkata Knight Riders secured their place in the IPL play offs by beating the Sunrisers Hyderabad by 22 runs on Sunday, with Sunil Narine proving pivotal with the ball during the chase.
England batsman Joe Root says he pays attention to the ICC Test rankings for batsmen, but rather than feeling competitive, he looks to his opposition for lessons on how to improve his own batting.