The Board of Control for Cricket in India are unlikely to claim damages from the West Indies Cricket Board immediately, but might impose a series embargo in the wake of this month's abandonment.
Coach Waqar Younis has commended Pakistan for exposing shortfalls within the Australian squad, ahead of the first Test at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, which will get underway on Wednesday.
Bowling coach Heath Streak has pinpointed seamers Rubel Hossain, Shafiul Islam and Al-Amin Hossain as key to Bangladesh's bid to defeat Zimbabwe, come the first Test, which will start on Saturday.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India's working committee will confirm the dates and venues of next month's ODI series against Sri Lanka on Thursday.
Make no mistake, the Black Caps and Proteas' preparation for next year's World Cup starts now. Three ODIs in the same country that will host the 2015 limited-overs showpiece bring plenty of experimentation and fine-tuning.