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

Sometimes in cricket, the switch of formats brings the best out of teams and certain players. For example, Meg Lanning had an up and down ODI-leg of the Ashes series – no consistency or rhythm in her batting – but come the T20Is she found her form, blasting a career-best 133 in the first match. 

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Australia and West Indies clash in a three-match T20I series. © CA DIGITAL (Cricket Australia)

Having clean swept the three-match ODI series, Australia will aim to carry on the momentum in as many T20Is against West Indies in the build up to the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020.  Australia have won nine matches and lost just one to West Indies in the shortest format. The venue, Kensington Oval in Bridgetown, 

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Australia and West Indies clash in a three-match T20I series. © CA DIGITAL (Cricket Australia)

Match preview: 3rd ODI – West Indies v  Australia. Date: September 11, 2019 Venue: Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, North Sound, Antigua Here’s a tale of whitewashes. Australia have swept their oppositions – India, Pakistan, New Zealand, England – clean in their last few series. They last lost an ODI back in 2017. West Indies have 

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Meg Lanning and Alyssa Healy's centuries laid the foundation for Australia's first win. © cricket.com.au

Match Preview: 2nd ODI— West Indies v Australia Date: 8 September 2019 Venue: Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, North Sound Australia continued their dominant form in the ICC Women’s ODI championship thrashing West Indies by 178 runs in the first of three ODIs at Coolidge Cricket Ground in Antigua on Thursday (September 5). It was the trio of Alyssa 

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Thailand will take on Bangladesh in the final of the Women's T20 World Cup Qualifiers. © ICC

For a long while now Bangladesh have been the bosses at the lower level of international cricket. They’ve dominated the likes of Scotland, Netherlands, Thailand, and even Ireland consistently over the last few years. More recently, they have even begun to challenge some of the higher ranked teams on the circuit. Therefore, their success— despite 

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Ireland team. © Getty Images

While Bangladesh and Thailand clash in the final of the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup Qualifier on Saturday (September 7), the remaining six teams will fight it out in the third, fifth and seventh place playoffs. Papua New Guinea’s incredible run in the tournament was broken by Thailand in a rather one-sided semi-final on Thursday 

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Australia come into the ODI series on the back of some excellent form. © Getty Images

Match Preview: 1st ODI— West Indies v Australia Date: 5 September 2019 Venue: Coolidge Cricket Ground, Antigua Following their Ashes triumph last month in which they blanked England 12-4 across the multi-format series, Australia will face West Indies in a six-match bi-lateral series including three ODIs and three T20Is. It will be the first time 

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Kathryn Bryce has been Scotland's lone shining light. © ICC

As the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup Qualifier 2019 reaches the business end of the tournament, all the focus shifts to the two semi-finals. Bangladesh, Ireland, Thailand and Papua New Guinea are the four teams in contention for a place in the ICC Women’s World Cup 2020 in Australia, and they are, quite deservedly, basking 

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Bangladesh look set to seal their place in the top two. © ICC

We have reached the pointy end of the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup Qualifier 2019 and the semi-finals are upon us. While the qualification of Bangladesh, Thailand and Ireland in the final four was hardly ever in doubt, the performances of Papua New Guinea have surprised many. They upset Scotland in their first game of 

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