Amy Jones (England)and Smriti Mandhana (India). ©ICC

England have never won a bilateral series in India. It’s a record Heather Knight’s team will be keen to rectify as they begin their tour of India with three One-Day Internationals in Mumbai. Similarly, India will be keen to repeat their series win over England in the ODI series in Nagpur last year. The first 

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The Rose Bowl trophy begins on the 22nd February. ©ICC

The Rose Bowl series between trans-Tasman rivals Australia and New Zealand is set to begin on February 22. The three-match ODI series will see the Amy Satterthwaite-led White Ferns clash with the Southern Stars, captained by Meg Lanning. Before the start of the series, both teams have some questions and uncertainties that they need to 

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Thailand recently defeated "full members" Sri Lanka in the Asia Cup. ©ACC

Tournament Dates: 18-27 February 2019 Venue: Terdthai Cricket Ground and the Asian Institute Technology Ground in Bangkok ICC Women’s Qualifier Asia begins regionally between seven teams as China, Hong Kong, Kuwait, Malaysia, Nepal, Thailand and the UAE are competing to secure a place in the global qualifiers. Thailand will host the Asia Qualifiers between 18 and 

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South Africa will face Sri Lanka at home. ©ICC

South Africa cruised to a clean sweep in their T20I series against Sri Lanka with a 39-run win in the third match at SuperSport Park in Centurion. Now that South Africa have sealed the T20I series, they would be in a good space for upcoming ODI series. Sri Lanka has to evaluate its drawbacks and 

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South Africa and Sri Lanka sides celebrating. ©ICC

Newlands Stadium in Cape Town plays hosts for the first encounter of the three-match T20 International series between the home side South Africa and Sri Lanka. The game is scheduled to start at 2.00 pm (CAT).   Importance of the T20I Series Both the Proteas and Sri Lanka management are already focusing and planning for 

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Bismah Maroof in action for Pakistan. ©ICC

The Windies team landed in Karachi to a grand welcome. On Thursday, the two teams will face-off in the first of three T20Is, formalising the return of international women’s cricket to a country where cricket is not just seen as a sport, but a passion. The T20Is will be held on January 31, February 1 

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Amy Satterthwaite and Mithali Raj with the trophy accompanied by Kane Williamson and Virat Kohli. ©BCCI

In the 42 years, since they played their first (official) Test, India have only travelled to New Zealand six times, but every journey has thrown up a significant event in the team’s history. In 1977, Shantha Rangaswamy scored the country’s first ever century in a Test match in Dunedin. In the 1982 World Cup, they 

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Railways are the defending champions. ©Facebook

In the book The Fire Burns Blue – A history of women’s cricket in India, co-authored by Karunya Keshav and this correspondent, we compare majority of women cricketers in the country with stage designers. Despite being in a highly creative profession, stage designers are the unsung heroes of the theatre world. Even as the public 

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