Meg Lanning

  • Australia women make clean sweep of series against Pakistan September 5, 2014

    Gold Coast: Australia recorded a 20-run win in the final women's Twenty20 International against Pakistan to make a clean sweep of the series 4-0 at the Kerrydale Oval on Friday. After winning the toss and electing to bat, Australia put on 139/3 from their 20 overs which the visitors failed to...
  • Australia women beat England to complete hat-trick of World Twenty20 titles April 6, 2014

    Mirpur: Australia once again proved their supremacy in women's cricket as they completed a hat-trick of ICC World T20 titles with a comprehensive six-wicket win over England in the final on Sunday. Australian captain Meg Lanning smashed her way to 44 off 30 balls, helping her team surpass a paltry target...
  • West Indies Women pip Australia to reach World Cup final February 13, 2013

    Mumbai: Underdogs West Indies stunned five-time champions Australia by eight runs in a thrilling low-scoring Super Six stage match to storm into the final of the ICC Women's Cricket World Cup against the same opponents at the MIG Club ground here Wednesday. Needing to win the match to qualify for the...
  • Meg Lanning smashes ton in Australia's easy win over NZ February 5, 2013

    Cuttack: Australia recorded a comfortable seven-wicket victory over New Zealand after opener Meg Lanning smashed her way to a 104-ball 112 in their ICC Women's World Cup match here Tuesday. Chasing 228 after opting to bat second, Australia raced to the win with as many as 70 balls to spare,...
  • Pakistan eyeing inspired show against Australia in Women WC January 31, 2013

    Cuttack: Forced out of their original base due to security concerns, Pakistan will have to keep off-field issues in the backburner to put up an inspired performance against formidable Australia in their opening Group B match of the ICC Women's World Cup here on Friday. Pakistan had to deal with unwarranted...
  • Mithali Raj holds on to top spot in ICC rankings December 20, 2012

    Dubai: Mithali Raj held on to the top spot in the batting list, while Jhulan Goswami was the best-placed Indian in the bowling chart after climbing a spot to third in the latest ICC ODI rankings for women cricketers released on Thursday. Mithali is the only Indian in the top-10...
  • Aus eves defeat India by 28 runs in T20 match March 19, 2012

    Visakhapatnam: Fine knocks by Jess Cameron (67) and Meg Lanning (34) helped Australia score a 29-run win over India in the first Twenty20 women's cricket match at the Andhra Cricket Association Visakhapatnam District Cricket Association (ACA-VDCA) stadium at Pothinamallayyapalem here on Sunday. Having elected to bat first, Australia scored 138 for...