Pakistan team celebrating a wicket. ©PCB

The first ever Pakistan Sports Awards were held in Karachi, Pakistan on March 16. The event saw both Male and female players being honoured for their contributions. In the women’s categories in particular, the cricket team bagged some awards. Pakistan’s women’s cricket team took home the ‘Team of the Year’ award, which caps off an 

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Smriti Mandhana and Danielle Wyatt. ©ICC

India’s stand-in captain for the T20I against England Smriti Mandhana and Player of the series Danielle Wyatt of England have reached their career-best positions in the ICC Women’s T20I Player Rankings after three-match series in Guwahati, which the visitors clinched away 3-0. Mandhana is also the top-ranked ODI batter, has elevated three slots to reach 

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Poonam Yadav in action. ©ICC

BCCI has announced annual player retainership for the year 2018-19. The Supreme Court of India appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) for BCCI on Thursday announced the Annual Player Contracts for the period from October 2018 to September 2019. While the pay structure for different categories remain same, there are a few changes with a few 

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Jhulan Goswami in action. ©CSA

Jhulan Goswami tops the ICC ODI Player Ranking after playing a crucial role in the 2-1 home series win against England in ICC Women’s Championship. She finished with eight wickets in the series while helping her team reach the second position in the eight-team championship that provides direct qualification berths with hosts New Zealand and 

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Smriti Mandhana at the press conference. ©ICC

Ahead of her first T20I series as captain against England, Indian Captain Smriti Mandhana said,“I think preparation won’t change. I think as a vice-captain I have been attending all the meeting of strategies and all so I don’t think preparation will change. I will take extra efforts to speak to the bowlers and otherwise, it’s 

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South Africa celebrating a wicket. ©CSA

Cricket South Africa (CSA) announced Proteas National Women’s squad players to be awarded national contracts for the 2019/20 year. Out of 30 contracted players, 14 are women. The Proteas women team’s upcoming commitment is the ICC Women’s World T20 Cup to be played in Australia in early 2020. There also important International Women’s Championship series against 

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Danielle Hazell is in action. ©BCCI

Former England captain and World Cup winner Danielle Hazell has been appointed as Head Coach of the Yorkshire Diamonds. The former spinner recently announced her retirement of a ten-year career and will begin her new role with immediate effect, assisting in the selection process of the 2019 Diamonds’ cohort. “There has been a lot of 

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South Africa celebrating a wicket. ©CSA

Pakistan will tour South Africa for a series of three ODIs and five T20Is in May. The ODI series will be another opportunity for the home side to secure an additional and crucial six points towards their ICC Women’s Championship (IWC) campaign following a hugely successful home tour against Sri Lanka this month with Pakistan 

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