Amelia Kerr appeals for a wicket. ©ICC

New Zealand Cricket Players’ Association hopes for New Zealand Cricket’s dire financial situation will not impact the negotiations for a better deal for top women cricketers. New Zealand Cricket is likely to post a third successive financial loss this year, after a shortfall of as much as $2 million due to the International Cricket Council rescheduling 

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New South Wales Breakers are 2018/19 WNCL Champions. ©Getty Images

All the WNCL teams have frozen their squads for the upcoming season. Ellyse Perry’s move from NSW to Victoria has been a talking point but also Nicola Carey’s surprise move from NSW to Hobart has caught the eye. ACT Meteors The Meteors will this enter the season after securing the services of former Australia allrounder 

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Smriti Mandhana at the press conference. ©ICC

Australia will host a first ever ‘A’ team series on their soil in December as India ‘A’ team will travel to Brisbane for a three-match 50 overs series followed by three-match T20 matches. Both the boards are looking to increase their squad depth with players gaining a valuable international experience ahead of India’s triangular T20I 

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Deandra Dottin in action. ©ICC

A damage to the right shoulder rules out No. 1 ICC Women’s T20 All-Rounder Deandra Dottin from upcoming Ireland and England tours. Britney Cooper has been summoned to fill the void created by Dottin’s absence. Dottin will require corrective surgery on her shoulder which will keep her sidelined for upcoming months. Britney Cooper was part of the West 

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Melbourne Renegades celebrating a wicket. ©Getty Images

Josie Dooley has signed for Melbourne Renegades ahead of WBBL|05. 19-year old Josie Dooley played an important part in securing the WBBL 04 title for Brisbane Heat. Wicket-keeper batter Dooley played in 9 matches for Heat and scored 137 runs in 8 innings including 30 ball 44* against Hurricanes and 33 ball 48* against Strikers. 

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