Two-time world snooker finalist Ali Carter from Essex has been diagnosed with testicular cancer. He is due to have surgery tomorrow (Tuesday).
Carter, 33, from Tiptree, has also battled against Crohn's disease in recent years. He says he hopes to be back playing very soon.
Essex fast bowler Reece in line for PCA's Young Player of the Year
Norwich City's latest arrival, Johann Elmander says he can't wait to get started in his second spell in the Premier League.
Man-of-the-match David Willey led Northamptonshire to 102-run victory over Surrey in the T20 final in Edgbaston, Birmingham.