Yasir Shah can be the leader of Pakistan's new-look bowling attack against Australia, according to Misbah-ul-Haq.
Imran Khan claimed a five-wicket haul just over a week before the first Test as Pakistan dominated Australia A at Perth Stadium.
James Pattinson has set his sights on becoming a fixture in Australia's pace attack ahead of the first Test against Pakistan.
Jonny Bairstow will recover from his poor Test form if he has to replace Joe Denly during England's tour of New Zealand, says Alastair Cook.
Jonny Bairstow will stay in New Zealand after the Twenty20 International series, with Joe Denly still sidelined by an ankle injury.
Australia will be without Pat Cummins on Friday as they look to complete a series win over Pakistan.
England have bolstered their coaching staff ahead of an upcoming Test series in New Zealand by appointing Darren Gough to a new role.
It has taken India several years to embrace day-night Tests but the nation will finally play their first pink-ball match in November.
Mahmudullah will lead Bangladesh in the T20 series against India, while Mominul Haque is Test captain in Shakib Al Hasan's absence.
Shakib Al Hasan will not be cleared to play cricket again until next October at the earliest after accepting ICC anti-corruption charges.