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  • World T20: Indian women lose warm-up tie against NZ by 17 runs March 18, 2014

    Savar: Skipper Mithali Raj made a strokeful half-century but could not save India from a 17-run defeat in their first warm-up match against New Zealand in the ICC Women's World Twenty20 Championship here on Tuesday. Put into bat, New Zealand rode on Katie Perkins' 40 off 36 balls to compile 138...
  • Mithali Raj to lead India in Women's World Twenty20 February 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Senior batter Mithali Raj will lead the 14-member Indian team in the ICC Women's World Twenty20 starting March 16 in Bangladesh, the BCCI announced on Friday. Mithali will also captain the side in the three-match T20 series, prior to the World Cup, against hosts Bangladesh from March 9. Middle-order...
  • Probables list for Women''s World T20 announced January 17, 2014

    New Delhi: The BCCI on Friday announced a 30-member probables list for the ICC Women's World Twenty20 to be played in Bangladesh in March-April this year. The list did not offer any surprises with expected names such as veteran batswoman Mithali Raj, pacers Jhulan Goswami and MD Thirushkamini making the cut. The...
  • Top three teams from Dublin to qualify for ICC World Twenty20 July 16, 2013

    Dubai: The ICC on Tuesday announced a revised schedule for the Women's World Twenty20 Qualifier in Dublin this year which will now see top three teams from the event advancing to next year's World Twenty20 in Bangladesh instead of one. Following an ICC Board decision during the ICC annual conference week...
  • World T20: Aus take on Eng in women's final October 6, 2012

    Colombo: Reigning champions Australia will aim for their second successive title when they take on 2009 winners England in the final of the ICC Women's World Twenty20 at the R Premadasa Stadium here on Sunday. The two teams met in the final group match of the women's event in Galle, with...
  • Pakistan women beat India in a 1-run thriller October 1, 2012

    Galle: The familiar batting woes came back to haunt the Indian women's team as it lost by a run against arch-rivals Pakistan in a low-scoring thriller to finish winless in the ICC World Twenty20 Group stage here on Monday. Set a target of a mere 98 runs, the Indian women...
  • Aus, Eng qualify for women's semi-finals September 29, 2012

    Colombo: Defending champions Australia and 2009 winners England reached the semi-finals of the Women's Twenty20 World Cup on Saturday after their second successive victories in group matches. Australia beat Pakistan by 25 runs through the Duckworth-Lewis method while England beat India by nine wickets. Australia had already beaten India by eight wickets...
  • Windies women defeat NZ by seven wickets September 27, 2012

    Galle: The West Indies opened their account in the ICC Women's World Twenty20 with a seven-wicket win over a formidable New Zealand side in a Group B encounter here on Wednesday. Chasing 118, the West Indies were in trouble at five for two in two overs, with Tremayne Smartt and Shanel...
  • It's men vs women at World Twenty20 September 26, 2012

    New Delhi: The women's ICC World Twenty20 tournament began at Galle on Wednesday, and it's not just the fanfare that was missing when compared to the men's tournament, the prize money too comes a distant second for the cricket eves. According to a report in The Telegraph, there are more valleys...
  • Reema replaces Gouhar in Indian squad September 25, 2012

    Pallekele (Sri Lanka): Reema Malhotra replaced Gouhar Sultana in the Indian squad for the ICC Women's World Twenty20 cricket tournament that starts in Galle on Wednesday. Gouhar is suffering from a viral fever and will be unable to compete in the event. Malhotra, 31, is a right-hand batter and leg break spinner...
  • Mithali to lead Indian women at World T20 September 13, 2012

    New Delhi: Mithali Raj will lead the Indian team during the ICC Women's World Twenty20 tournament to be played in Sri Lanka next month. BCCI's All-India Selection Committee announced the 14-member squad on Monday, naming Harmanpreet Kaur as Mithali's deputy for the tournament that runs simultaneously with the men's competition. The women's...