Women's T20 World Cup News



Shafali Verma is stealing Smriti Mandhana's thunder and the latter is happy about it

The 16-year-old Shafali has scored 68 runs across two games in this World Cup, including five sixes and seven fours, at an impressive strike rate of 212.

published : 26 Feb 2020

Women's T20 World Cup: Heather Knight's century guides England to win over Thailand

Thailand lost wickets at regular intervals and ended up losing the match by 98 runs after being restricted to just 78 runs.

published : 26 Feb 2020

Women's T20 World Cup: India seek hat-trick of wins in clash against New Zealand

New Zealand, though, have a better head-to-head record against India in recent years, having won the last three matches between the two sides.

published : 26 Feb 2020

Women's T20 World Cup: Shikha Pandey wants to see more fearless innings from Shafali Verma

While Shafali Verma was the star of the show, 19-year-old Jemimah Rodrigues also impressed with a measured 34 off 37 balls.

published : 25 Feb 2020

Poonam Yadav grabs three wickets as India beat Bangladesh by 18 runs in Women's T20 World Cup

Invited to bat, India posted a competitive 142 for 6 and then returned to restrict Bangladesh to 124 for 8 to notch up their second successive win in the showpiece event.

published : 24 Feb 2020

India post 142-6 against Bangladesh in Women's T20 World Cup 

Sixteen-year-old opener Shafali Verma once again gave India a rollicking start, smashing a 17-ball 39 which contained two fours and four sixes.

published : 24 Feb 2020

World T20: Rachael Haynes, Meg Lanning rescue Australia against spirited Sri Lanka

Chamari Athapaththu (50 off 38 balls) struck a quick half-century but Nicola Carey (2/18), who missed the India game, and Molly Strano (2/23) helped Australia restrict Sri Lanka to a modest 122.

published : 24 Feb 2020

We can't be complacent, need to focus against Bangladesh: Veda Krishnamurthy

Since the tri-series preceding this World Cup, the Indian batting has been inconsistent, struggling to post big totals.

published : 24 Feb 2020

Women's T20 World Cup: Have to give our bowlers a good target to defend, says Veda Krishnamurthy

The match will be played in Perth and India will be looking to put their recent history in big tournaments against Bangladesh behind them.

published : 24 Feb 2020

South Africa​ beat England by six wickets in Women's T20 World Cup

Natalie Sciver, who scored a 50, opener Amy Jones and Fran Wilson were the only players who managed to get to two digit figures for South Africa.

published : 24 Feb 2020

Women's T20 World Cup: With plate in her index finger, Poonam Yadav raced against time to be fit

Poonam Yadav had her left index finger crushed during a training session at the National Cricket Academy on December 26.

published : 22 Feb 2020

New Zealand beat Sri Lanka in Women's T20 World Cup

New Zealand still faces a battle to reach the semi-finals with tough matches against India and Australia ahead. 

published : 22 Feb 2020

Women's T20 World Cup: West Indies ease past Thailand

The 2016 champions appeared set for an expected easy victory after restricting Thailand to a modest 78 for nine off their 20 overs.

published : 22 Feb 2020

ICC Women's T20 World Cup: Win against formidable Australia will give India huge confidence, says Mithali Raj

The match between Australia and India proved how competitive the tournament will be.

published : 22 Feb 2020