Christina Matthews, CEO of WACA, speaks of her time as an administrator, being a woman in a man’s world & the changing face of women’s sport.
Australia’s system has been the envy of many over the last decade, but underneath that system is a safety net designed to protect its players.
India’s T20 World Cup loss has to do with Australia having more match-winners, superior systems and being better in pressure situations, than with destiny.
2017 saw the game become more visible; 2018 showed the women could draw crowds in a standalone event; 2020 has raised the bar even further.
Shafali Verma has undergone gradual change in her gameplay as well as striking ability right from the time she started to now. She holds the aces for India in the final of the T20 World Cup.
Australia and India take on each other at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in the final of the T20 World Cup 2020.