Bismah Maroof in action for Pakistan. ©ICC

In last July when Bismah Maroof had to undergo a sudden and emergency procedure to treat her sinus, her cricketing future looked in serious doubt. She gave up her captaincy to Javeria Khan as she focussed on her health. Though she recovered in time for the ICC Women’s World T20 2018, it was stand-in captain Khan who 

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Pakistan team. ©ICC

Pakistan Cricket Board  (PCB) released the fixtures for their women’s team’s upcoming series against Windies, featuring three T20Is and as many ODIs. This marks the return of women’s international cricket to the country after four years. Windies will play the T20I leg of the tour in Karachi on January 31, February 1 and February 3 

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Mithali Raj in action. ©ICC

Mithali Raj has said that the upcoming tour of New Zealand is the best chance for the team to put up a good performance in order to bury the recent controversies and enhance the profile of women’s cricket in India. Mithali’s exclusion from the World Twenty20 semifinal encounter against England in Antigua in November last 

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Pakistan Blind Cricket Team. ©Twitter/Pakistan Blind Cricket

The Pakistan Blind Cricket Council (PCBB) has taken a brilliant initiative to promote blind women’s cricket, by arranging the teams’ first ever international tour. For the historic occasion, Nepal’s team will be touring Pakistan between 27 January and 5 February, to play five T20s. What began as an idea back in early 2014, finally came 

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Zimbabwe team celebrating a wicket. ©Twitter/Zimbabwe Cricket

Soon after the 27-year-old Mary-Anne Musonda was appointed as Zimbabwe’s captain, she said that having a winning attitude is what she expects from her teammates. Musonda, who replaced Chipo Mugeri-Tiripano – the captain since 2013, at the helm must have been delighted with the way things panned out in her first assignment. Zimbabwe whitewashed Namibia 

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Cricket Australia today confirmed that Drummoyne Oval, Sydney will host the Semi-Finals of the WBBL|04 on Saturday 19 December, following the Sydney Thunder’s victory over the Melbourne Renegades on Tuesday afternoon at Spotless Stadium. While the Sydney Thunder and Sydney Sixers still need to battle it out for the top position before the regular season 

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WHITE FERNS celebrating a wicket. ©ICC

Auckland Hearts batswoman Katie Perkins has been recalled to the White Ferns squad for its three match ODI series against India. Perkins returns after last playing an ODI for New Zealand in late 2017 – against Pakistan in Sharjah. WHITE FERNS head coach Haidee Tiffen said Perkins had earned her recall. “Katie brings with her a lot 

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Celebrations from the West Indies team. ©ICC

The Cricket West Indies Selection Panel has announced a 20-strong squad for a national training camp, ahead of Windies’ upcoming series against Pakistan. The two-week long camp will be held in Antigua, with net sessions beginning on 9 January, at the Coolidge Cricket Ground. The selected 20 players include 14 of the 15 members part 

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Mithali Raj during a match in ICC Women's World Cup 2017. ©ICC

Mithali Raj has said that the controversy surrounding her differences with Ramesh Powar, the former India coach, “was the most difficult phase of my career off the field.” Mithali was not chosen in the team for the World Twenty20 semifinal against England in Antigua in November last year despite being fully fit. It was for 

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