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Women's Big Bash League kicks off: Your full WBBL preview

Women's Big Bash League kicks off: Your full WBBL preview

The Women's Big Bash League returns on Thursday, October 14 for its seventh season. The league's teams have all come forward and released their squads. 13 Oct 2021
Ellyse Perry's record breaking series: ‘Fitting milestone for remarkable person’

Ellyse Perry's record breaking series: ‘Fitting milestone for remarkable person’

Ellyse Perry has continued to add to her already impressive career highlights during Australia's most recent series win against India. 12 Oct 2021
Australia's historic winning streak is over

Australia's historic winning streak is over

Australia faced India in the third ODI of their mixed-format series. The Indian women's win ended Australia's history making streak. 27 Sep 2021
Beth Mooney: The Master of Mackay

Beth Mooney: The Master of Mackay

The Australian Women's Cricket team continued their streak with a thrilling last-ball victory against India. They now lead by 4 points in the Australia-India series. 25 Sep 2021
Australia celebrates 25 consecutive ODI victories

Australia celebrates 25 consecutive ODI victories

The Australian Women's Cricket Team started the summer by extending their undefeated ODI streak with a nine-wicket win over India. 23 Sep 2021
Australian women start international summer

Australian women start international summer

The Australian women's cricket team will commence their international summer tomorrow with the start of their mixed format series against India. 20 Sep 2021
Tasmania hub for beginning of Women's Big Bash

Tasmania hub for beginning of Women's Big Bash

The seventh edition of the Women's Big Bash was meant to start on October 14 at the North Sydney Oval. Due to current COVID-19 restrictions though, it will be temporarily relocated to Tasmania. 18 Sep 2021
25 years on - The day the tiny island of Sri Lanka was on top of the world

25 years on - The day the tiny island of Sri Lanka was on top of the world

When a trademark Arjuna Ranatunga late cut raced to the boundary to clinch the 1996 World Cup, it was a moment that transcended the tiny little island nation of Sri Lanka from cricketing minnows to world champions. 17 Mar 2021
2020 Women’s Big Bash Final: Three things we learned

2020 Women’s Big Bash Final: Three things we learned

Star-studded Melbourne were no match for Sydney in thunderous conditions in the Women’s Big Bash Final. 28 Nov 2020
Prestwidge heating up for finals berth

Prestwidge heating up for finals berth

While she took a crucial four-wicket-haul in her side’s win over Melbourne Renegades last Sunday, Brisbane Heat bowler Georgia Prestwidge mind is firmly looking ahead, with a must-win Semi-Final this Thursday on her mind. 12 Nov 2020
World's best descend on Sydney for WBBL Hub

World's best descend on Sydney for WBBL Hub

If you’d told the stars of the Women’s Big Bash League that they’d be seeing out their season from a Sydney hub, they’d tell you you’re dreaming. 24 Oct 2020
Australian cricket's rising star says Aussies want women's cricket back and on TV

Australian cricket's rising star says Aussies want women's cricket back and on TV

“Australia at the moment are dying to just see some more cricket played…” 11 Sep 2020
Aussie legend Sthalekar joins cricket immortals

Aussie legend Sthalekar joins cricket immortals

Dual Belinda Clark Medallist and four time World Cup winner Lisa Sthalekar has become the 27th Australian and only the fifth Australian woman to be inducted into the ICC Hall of Fame. 25 Aug 2020
Is Twitter the new Aussie pub?

Is Twitter the new Aussie pub?

You certainly can't get scooners or COVID-19 from the communal bar nuts, but the social media platform's new research suggests many Aussies no longer care. 5 Aug 2020
Strong criticism after IPL directly takes on WBBL

Strong criticism after IPL directly takes on WBBL

The 2020 women's Indian Premier League will be held in November at the same time as the Women's Big Bash League|06. 3 Aug 2020
Massive WBBL signings include Oz's top T20 batter

Massive WBBL signings include Oz's top T20 batter

The Perth Scorchers have announced the signing of Beth Mooney ahead of WBBL|06, while the Melbourne Renegades and the Hobart Hurricanes have also made significant signings and renewals. 30 Jul 2020
Meg Lanning makes WBBL switch

Meg Lanning makes WBBL switch

Australian national team captain Meg Lanning has signed with WBBL side the Melbourne Stars ahead of WBBL|06. 23 Jul 2020
Biggest ever standalone WBBL announced

Biggest ever standalone WBBL announced

The schedule for the upcoming Rebel WBBL season was released today by Cricket Australia.  The tournament is to take place this October-November and will remain a stand-alone competition. 15 Jul 2020
Australian T20 World Cup's 1.1 billion views sets standard for 2023 World Cup

Australian T20 World Cup's 1.1 billion views sets standard for 2023 World Cup

The International Cricket Council has announced that the latest T20 Women's World Cup, which took place earlier this year in Australia, was the most-watched women's cricket and one of the most-watched women's sporting competitions in history. 5 Jul 2020
Breaking down why Aussie women's teams dominate every emotional connection study

Breaking down why Aussie women's teams dominate every emotional connection study

A recent BenchMark study conducted by True North Research about Australia's emotional connection to sports teams has shown Australian women's national teams dominating top connectivity rankings. 20 Jun 2020
Cricket Australia CEO exits - official

Cricket Australia CEO exits - official

Cricket Australia today confirmed Kevin Roberts has quit as Chief Executive after days of speculation. 16 Jun 2020