In the last year, Nida Dar has shown tremendous improvement with the bat. © PCB

Nida Dar, the self-professed ‘Lady Boom Boom,’ made history by becoming the first Pakistani woman to sign a Women’s Big Bash League (WBBL) contract earlier this week. The 32-year old is set to don Sydney Thunder’s lime green and black kit in her maiden appearance in the tournament, which begins on October 18. Dar will 

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Bangladesh will tour Pakistan in October for a limited overs series. ©Peter Lim/ACC

Pakistan is set to host Bangladesh at the Gaddafi Statium in Lahore. The two teams will clash in a three-match T20I series, which will be followed by two ODIs, between 26 October and 4 November. The tourists are scheduled to arrive in Lahore on 23 October. They will have a short amount of time to 

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Javeria Khan in action. ©ICC

Javeria Khan, the experienced Pakistani international, will captain the ICC Women’s Global Development Squad (WGDS) in their upcoming six-match tour of England. The squad features players from eight different countries, all of whom have represented their nation at the international level. The WGDS aims to bridge the gap between the players of the leading nations 

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Pakistan. ©PCB

The Pakistan Cricket Board announced it’s new central contracts for the next 12-month period. The revised contracts have been received with mixed reactions as the number of contracted players have been reduced, while their salaries have seen an increase. The contracts to its 10 elite cricketers. The contracts will commence from 1 July. Category A 

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The Proteas celebrating after Sune Luus takes a wicket. ©ICC

South Africa will host Pakistan in a three-match ODI and five-match T20 series beginning on May 6. In their previous five encounters, South Africa have triumphed four times. Will the narrative change this time around? The hosts will be led by Sune Luus in the absence of regular skipper Dane van Niekerk while she recovers 

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All the participants and management. © Women's CricZone

Beginning fittingly on March 8, International Women’s Day, the Australian High Commission (AHC), in collaboration with Kinnaird College for Women and supported by Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) launched the AHC-Kinnaird Girls Cricket Cup 2019. A brilliant initiative to encourage young girls to join the sport, it entailed a three-day coaching session with first-class cricket coaches 

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New Zealand team. ©Twitter/White Ferns

With the Rose Bowl series already decided, the third match gives the White Ferns an opportunity to claim a conciliatory win. Australia have taken an unassailable two-nil lead and will be looking to seal their cricketing season with a whitewash against their trans-Tasman rivals, making it a fitting end to what has been a remarkable 

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Jess Jonassen gave Australia the crucial breakthrough. ©Getty Images

Date: February 24, 2019 Venue: Karen Rolton Oval, Adelaide After a thriller of an opening match between the trans-Tasman rivals, the two teams now prepare to face-off in the second match of the Rose Bowl series. Australia will be looking to cement the series win, while New Zealand will be itching to bounce back and level 

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