ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020: Top performers over the years

The seventh edition of the ICC Women’s World T20 starts on Friday with defending champion Australia taking on India. Thailand is set to make its debut in the 10-team tournament, that will also see use of technology to monitor front-foot no-balls for all matches. While the host nation holds the…

Brett Lee: India, Australia most impressive teams in Women’s T20 WC

Former Australian fast bowler Brett Lee feels host Australia and India are the leading contenders in the upcoming Women’s World T20 in Australia. India has failed to go past the semifinals stage in its three knockouts appearances (2009, 2010 and 2018) while Australia’s the defending champion. “The first game at…

Virat Kohli: Will play all formats for at least three more years

India captain Virat Kohli is preparing himself for a “rigorous three years” of playing all three formats following which he might reassess his workload amid a “transition phase” setting in. The world’s premier batsman is looking at the “bigger picture” in Indian cricket with two T20 and one 50-over World…

Smriti Mandhana: I’ve never had so much fun in the Indian team

With an average age of just under 23 in a squad featuring four teenagers, Harmanpreet Kaur’s side is awash with youthful energy. Fans and players alike are being invited to ‘The Big Dance’ and India is taking that to heart, with social media showing the dressing room as a non-stop…

ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020: Five Indians to watch out for

On July 20, 2017, many didn’t know that the Indian women’s cricket team was playing Australia in a World Cup semifinal. Harmanpreet Kaur’s bat made the noise for people to stop outside electronic stores while returning from work, surf live scores on their phones and count the number of boundaries….