Scotland cricket captain Kyle Coetzer has no plans for next autumn’s T20 World Cup in Australia to be his international swansong.
Scotland's cricketers will travel to the United Arab Emirates next month to tackle the UAE and USA in the third round of the World Cup League Two competition.
It's not a time of year which one traditionally associates with watching Scotland's cricketers in action.
International cricket returns to Aberdeen this week and for Matthew Cross, it is a chance to come back to where it all began.
A new season brings new leadership, some new faces and some familiar returning ones for Aberdeenshire.
He both captained his country at cricket and refereed at the highest level of Scottish football.
Missing out on promotion last year was a blessing in disguise for Stoneywood Dyce as they are now better equipped to return to the Eastern Premiership.