Birmingham Bears captain Chris Green is suspended from bowling by Cricket Australia for having a suspect action.
Warwickshire chief executive Neil Snowball is to leave the Bears to become the ECB's new managing director of county cricket.
Former Premiership Rugby chief executive Mark McCafferty takes up the chairman role at Warwickshire County Cricket Club.
Former England captain Bob Willis, who took 325 Test wickets and was a hero of the 1981 Ashes, has died at the age of 70.
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