Women's T20 World Cup News



Women's T20 WC: Former captain Edulji lauds bowlers' stellar show but says batting must improve

Harmanpreet's last 50-plus score came in the shortest format during the World T20 World Cup in November 2018.

published : 21 Feb 2020

India stuns reigning champs Australia by 17 runs in women's T20 World Cup opener

Put in to bat, India struggled to a below par 132 before Poonam (4/19 in 4 overs) foxed the Aussies with her googlies, turning the match decisively into her team's favour.

published : 21 Feb 2020

Women's T20 World Cup: India squander flying start to settle for 132/4 against Australia

Sixteen-year-old Shafali Verma took India to 41 for no loss in four overs with a typical 29 off 15 balls but her fall derailed the innings as the other batters disappointed.

published : 21 Feb 2020

Australia win toss, elects to field against India in ICC Women's T20 World Cup

Australia skipper Meg Lanning won the toss and elected to field against India in the opening match of the ICC Women's T20 World Cup here on Friday.

published : 21 Feb 2020

From also-rans to contenders: How the 'women in blue' head to the T20 world cup as one of the favourites

Srinidhi PR finds out how the current crop of women cricketers have taken women's cricket in the country to the next level.

published : 21 Feb 2020

Australia favourites but India no pushovers: Mithali Raj on Women's T20 World Cup opener 

She said, 'I do think Australia have the advantage because of their T20 record and have a slightly better chance of winning the first game against India.'

published : 20 Feb 2020

T20 World Cup: India can't rely just on Smriti Mandhana, Harmanpreet Kaur against Australia, skipper agrees

The Indian team's reliance on the big-hitting Smriti Mandhana and Kaur to do the job with the bat has been criticised, most recently during the tri-series against Australia and England.

published : 20 Feb 2020

Test of skill & steel for both men & women

For Australia, the World Cup is an extension of the popular Big Bash as the venues are the same for both events.

published : 20 Feb 2020

Mind the gender gap: How is Australia's treatment of women cricketers different from India's

India's top male cricketers, led by Virat Kohli, earn more than 10 times as much as the leading women on the annual contract list of the Board of Control for Cricket in India, the world's richest.

published : 20 Feb 2020

India can put pressure on any team in Women's T20 World Cup: Harmanpreet Kaur

Harmanpreet said they are eagerly waiting to face four-time champions and title holders Australia in the tournament opener.

published : 19 Feb 2020

Can anyone stop Australia? Hosts target fifth title at Women's T20 World Cup

Lanning's side open the 10-team tournament on Friday in Sydney against an Indian side boosting teen batting sensation Shafali Verma.

published : 19 Feb 2020