White Ferns would like to end the England tour on a high. ©Getty Images

With the Twenty-20 World Cup only a month-and-a-half away now, the White Ferns’ have named their 15 member squad for the tournament. The World Cup is set to take place between the 9th and 24th of November, in the Caribbean, with matches being played in three cities. The White Ferns’ have gone with a variety 

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WHITE FERNS are all set to play against Australia. ©ICC

The White Ferns’ have announced their 13-woman squad for their upcoming series against trans-Tasman rivals, Australia. The series starts on September 29 and features three Twenty-20’s. This series will be Amy Satterthwaite’s first assignment as skipper after her predecessor Suzie Bates announced she will be stepping down from captaincy. The squad features five spinners, including 

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Poonam Yadav became India's highest wicket-taker in T20Is. ©ICC

6-3 offside fields are usually the purview of fast bowlers looking for wickets with the new ball in Tests and ODIs. If you see those fields in T20s, maybe the fast bowler is looking for wide yorkers. You certainly don’t see them for spinners, against whom the batters have enough time to change position and 

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Javeria Khan will lead Pakistan in absence of Bismah Maroof. ©ICC

Pakistan have announced their 15 member squad for the upcoming tour to Bangladesh and the home series against Australia for both the formats. Regular skipper Bismah Maroof is set to miss the tournament due to the surgery she had last month but she may join the team for the Australia series. Javeria Khan will lead 

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Taniya Bhatia after scoring her maiden half-century in her 2nd ODI. ©SLC

When was the last time an Indian batting effort was so exciting to watch? Maybe at the Brabourne Stadium, when India put up 198. Maybe in Potchefstroom, when India chased 164. Or surely in the 2017 World Cup, when India scored 281 in 42 overs against Australia? They are all worthy candidates, but India’s batting 

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Sydney Thunder.©WBBL

Sydney Thunder have announced their coaching staff for the upcoming Women’s Big Bash League (WBBL). Along with Sydney Thunder Head Coach Jo Broadbent and Assistant Coach Dominic Thornley continuing for a further two years, the coaching team will also be joined by Trevor Griffin and Mark McInnes. Trevor Griffin’s is highly involved in the women’s 

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Harmanpreet kaur in action. ©ICC

Tinkering with the technique in the middle of a series is like trying to invent wedding vows when you’re standing at the altar: instinct might carry you through the moment, but you could well stutter somewhere. That’s close to what Harmanpreet Kaur is trying to do. If you’ve watched Harmanpreet for a while, her high 

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Ashleigh Gardner ruled out of the opening weekend of WNCL. ©ICC

Australia all-rounder Ashleigh Gardner has been ruled out of the WNCL’s opening weekend, who suffered a blow on the helmet during the intra-squad match of Australia on Tuesday. Her injury also puts her participation in the upcoming T20I series against New Zealand in doubt. Earlier Jess Jonassen too was ruled out of the squad due to the 

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India - Sri Lanka T20I series will start from September 19 at Katunayake. ©SLC

A few more details have emerged about the five Indian nationals who were asked to leave the BOI ground at Katunayake during the third ODI between India and Sri Lanka women, although no concrete links have been made with bettors. Sri Lankan Anti Corruption Unit officials confirmed that around 2:30 PM on Sunday (September 16), 

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