New Zealand need to regroup ahead of the final ODI against South Africa. © Getty Images

Two games, two losses. Sophie Devine’s introduction to captaincy hasn’t been a good one, with New Zealand suffering their first-ever ODI series loss to South Africa— at home at that. Both games were a case of the hosts being thoroughly outplayed by a well-oiled unit. South Africa, who came in to the series as marginal 

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Susie Rowe, former England international, is set to turn out for Kent County Cricket Club for the 2020 season. Originally from Kent, the right-hand batter represented the county between 2004 and 2012, winning five one-day titles along the way – in 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011 and 2012. She was also a member of Kent’s T20 

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(From L-R): Shafali Verma, Tejashwini Duragad, Tarannum Pathan, Reema Malhotra, Gouher Sultana, Priya Punia.

The inaugural Women’s CricZone honours – Elixir Honours – were hosted in Bhubaneswar along with the release of the second issue of the Women’s CricZone Magazine on Tuesday (January 7, 2020). The honours were largely based on three categories: International, India International and India Domestic. You can know more about the International honours here. INDIA 

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Laura MacLeod (formerly Newton), the former England batter, has been appointed as the first director of women’s cricket by West Midlands Women’s Cricket Limited (WMWC), one of the eight regional hubs developed by the England and Wales Cricket Board. It comprises the counties of Warwickshire, Worcestershire, Herefordshire, Staffordshire and Shropshire. A veteran of 13 Tests, 

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A new-look Sri Lanka will compete in the T20 World Cup 2020. © Getty Images

Chamari Atapattu has been named skipper of a new-look Sri Lanka squad for the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 in Australia beginning on February 21. As many as four senior players, who were part of the squad that recently toured Australia, have been left-out – Inoka Ranaweera, the left-arm spinner, Yasoda Mendis, the top-order 

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(From L-R): Chanida Sutthiruang, Alyssa Healy, Ellyse Perry, Georgia Wareham.

On January 7, 2020, Women’s CricZone released the second issue of the Women’s CricZone magazine and also hosted the first-ever ‘Elixir Honours’  in Bhubaneswar. This was the first of its kind awards event dedicated to women’s cricket— an attempt to recognise the performances of players, both domestic and international, through the 2018-19 season. The awards were broadly 

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