Mission domination: Australia. © CA DIGITAL (Cricket Australia)

In-form Australia do not want to leave a single stone unturned in the build up to the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 to be played at home. Despite some incredibly dominant performances on their tour of the West Indies, Matthew Mott, the head coach, said his team will continue to tinker with their combination 

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Sri Lanka pose for a photo before their departure to Australia. © Sri Lanka Cricket

Shashikala Siriwardene, the veteran Sri Lankan all-rounder, has been entrusted with leading the ODI side as Sri Lanka announced their squad to tour Australia. She succeeds Chamari Atapattu, who will lead the team in the T20Is. In 115 ODIs, Siriwardene has 1976 runs to show apart from having 121 wickets to her credit. In 74 

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Jess Jonassen. ©Stu Forster/Getty Images

Australia dominated the proceedings on their recent tour to the West Indies which concluded on Wednesday (September 18) where they completed a double series sweep. The ruthlessness of their players had a tremendous impact on the latest release of ICC players rankings in T20Is. Jess Jonassen, the left-arm orthodox spinner, was the one who gained 

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Kristen Beams appeals for a wicket. © Getty Images

Kristen Beams, former Australia leg-spinner, will bid adieu to domestic cricket following her final season of Women’s Big Bash League (WBBL) with Melbourne Stars and Women’s National Cricket League (WNCL) with Victoria. “We’ve got a big season ahead and I wanted to be up front about my plans for the future,” Beams said on Thursday 

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Jess Duffin in action. © Getty Images

Jess Duffin, the top-order batter, was appointed captain of Melbourne Renegades for the first ever standalone edition of the Women’s Big Bash League on Thursday (September 19). She will take over from Amy Satterthwaite, who is unavailable for the season having announced her pregnancy last month. Molly Strano and Lea Tahuhu will serve as her 

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Rachel Priest in action for Sydney Thunder. © Sydney Thunder

Rachel Priest, the New Zealand wicket-keeper, has re-signed with Sydney Thunder for the fifth season of the Women’s Big Bash League in Australia. The announcement was made by the club on Thursday (September 19). In an international career that began in 2007, Priest featured in 86 ODIs and 68 T20Is for New Zealand over the 

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Lydia Greenway. © Getty Images

Lydia Greenway, former England batter, has been appointed as the head coach of the Oval-based women’s team for the Hundred on September 18 (Wednesday).  She joins Charlotte Edwards, Lisa Keightley, Danielle Hazell and Salliann Briggs as the fifth woman to be put in-charge of the teams for the 100-ball competition, beginning in July 2020. “Coaching is 

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Ben Sawyer has worked as the head coach of Sydney Sixers. © Getty Images

Ben Sawyer was announced as the head coach of the Birmingham-based women’s team for The Hundred competition on Wednesday (September 18). He will join a a growing list of Australian coaches including Lisa Keightley and Matthew Mott who are involved in the women’s competition.   Ben Sawyer, coach of the two-time @WBBL winners @SixersWBBL, has 

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Australia celebrate a wicket. © CA DIGITAL (Cricket Australia)

Heading in to the home series against Australia, West Indies were on the back foot even before the tourists had touched down on their shores. With Deandra Dottin, Shakera Selman, Chedean Nation and Shemaine Campbelle all ruled out of the series with injuries, the hosts were already missing four of their best XI players. To 

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Chloe Piparo to lead Western Australia. ©Getty Images

Western Australia announced their squad for the upcoming season of Women’s National Cricket League (WNCL) on Tuesday (September 17). The squad from the 2018-19 season has a slightly different look with the inclusion of five new players – Molly Healy, Sheldyn Cooper, Meg Thompson, Ashley Day and Emma Inglis have joined the squad. Healy, Cooper 

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