The fifth edition of the Women's Big Bash League was the first-ever standalone edition of the WBBL. © Getty Images

The Women’s Big Bash League is upon us. Eight franchises are set to compete in a bigger, more colourful event — the first-ever standalone edition of the tournament. The fifth season, which will be followed by the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup in Australia next year, will commence under lights at North Sydney Oval on Friday (October 18) 

Continue Reading

The captains pose with trophy ahead of the ICC Women's T20 World Cup Qualifiers in Scotland. © ICC

The ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 in Australia draws closer every day. As of Friday (August 30) there are only 175 days left for the teams to prepare. With Australia having pulled away from the rest of the pack, the remaining top seven teams look to finalise their squads, develop new plans and strategies 

Continue Reading

World Cups are exciting. But the Qualifiers held for the global tournament have a different charm to them. For once, the associate teams have a chance to showcase their gameplay in front of audiences, that have been brought there by the couple of mainstream teams. Those teams have to take the qualifiers route due to 

Continue Reading

6 teams will fight it out for the Kia Super League trophy. ©Tom Shaw/ECB

The anticipation of the fourth Women’s Cricket Super League has somewhat been diminished by the fact that it will be the final time that these sides compete for this title. The Hundred takes its place from 2020. It is with a certain amount of sadness that this competition draws to a close – it is 

Continue Reading

The Women's Ashes Trophy. ©Getty Images

England and Australia hold the 50-over World Cup and the World T20 respectively but the one trophy they both want their hands on is the Ashes. Australia currently holds that honour. When both these teams met in Australia in 2017 the series was tied. That meant Australia retained the wooden ball. The multi-format series offers 

Continue Reading

Netherlands player appealing. ©ICC

The 2019 ICC Women’s Qualifier Europe is a will be held in Spain from 26th June 2019 to 29th June. Scotland, Germany and The Netherlands are competing for the top spot. Each team will play twice against the other team with the top team progressing to both the 2019 ICC Women’s World Twenty20 Qualifier and the 2020 Women’s Cricket World Cup Qualifier tournaments. 

Continue Reading

Mithali Raj, Smriti Mandhana and Harmanpreet Kaur. ©BCCI/IPL

The much anticipated 2nd season of Women’s T20 challenge is finally all set to start. Taking one step ahead from the last year’s one off T20 exhibition game, this year the BCCI has launched a mini tournament. The tournament will start from 6th May and the final will be played on the 11th May. All the matches will 

Continue Reading

The Proteas celebrating after Sune Luus takes a wicket. ©ICC

South Africa will host Pakistan in a three-match ODI and five-match T20 series beginning on May 6. In their previous five encounters, South Africa have triumphed four times. Will the narrative change this time around? The hosts will be led by Sune Luus in the absence of regular skipper Dane van Niekerk while she recovers 

Continue Reading