Rachael Haynes during training. © Getty Images

After narrowly losing by seven runs to Perth Scorchers on Sunday (November 10) Sydney Thunder have announced one change to the squad that that will take on the orange army on Tuesday (November 12). Rachael Haynes, the regular skipper, returns to the squad after missing the game against Scorchers with a foot infection. She will replace 

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Stafanie Taylor has been ruled out of the clash against South Africa with a groin injury. © Getty Images

In a huge blow for West Indies, Stafanie Taylor has been ruled out of the remainder of the ongoing five-match T20I series against India with a knee injury. Taylor, who missed the first T20I on Saturday (November 9) has been advised two weeks of rest by the team physiotherapist, Matthew Parchment, having suffered a Grade 

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Indian Railways T20 team. © Asha Joy

After two years of being denied a place in the knockouts, Indian Railways sealed their ninth Senior Women’s T20 title with a resounding eight-wicket win over Bengal at the Gokaraju Liala Gangaaraji ACA Cricket Ground in Mulapadu on Sunday (November 10). Punam Raut anchored the chase with an unbeaten 46, after Railways’ bowlers had set 

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Sophie Devine in action. © Getty Images

A thriller, an easy chase, and Sophie Devine’s six-hitting spree were the highlights of the fourth weekend of the Women’s Big Bash League (WBBL) in Australia. Perth Scorchers, Melbourne Renegades and Adelaide Strikers won their respective ties against Sydney Thunder, Hobart Hurricanes and Melbourne Stars. At the Karen Rolton Oval in Adelaide, Scorchers beat Thunder 

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West Indies will need to forget the first match in order to challenge India in the second. © Getty Images

Injury is hounding the West Indies, it seems. A couple of months ago, when Australia toured the islands for a six-match limited overs series, the hosts were without Deandra Dottin, Shemaine Campbelle, Shakera Selman and Chedean Nation. Through the course of the series they also lost Hayley Matthews (suspension), Kycia Knight and Shamilia Connell. Ahead 

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Jessica Duffin in action. © Getty Images

Two thrillers and a routine run-chase – that was what was in store on Saturday (November 9) in the Women’s Big Bash League (WBBL) season five. In the first clash at Junction Oval between Melbourne Renegades and Hobart Hurricanes, Jess Duffin’s 75 played a major role in the Renegades four-wicket win over the Hurricanes. Batting 

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