It was a disastrous start to the English Premier League campaign for Antonio Conte and current champions Chelsea. They were beaten on the opening day of the season by Sean Dyche’s Burnley at home 3-2.
The Notts Outlaws won their maiden domestic 20-over title on Saturday after an impressive 22-run victory over the Birmingham Bears at Edgbaston in the T20 Blast final.
It was another transfer window and deadline day of drama in England with teams racing around to do business as well as having to deal with internal politics that have become synonymous with this time of year. Players wanting to leave, transfer requests and declaring themselves unavailable to train and play.