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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
OP: Lanning and Healy are right. Do not shorten the WBBL

OP: Lanning and Healy are right. Do not shorten the WBBL

Cricket Australia is considering curtailing their Women's Big Bash League this season, something several high profile players disagree with. Not only would it take away opportunity but it could send a dangerous message about the importance of women in the game. 5 Jun 2020
Australian women's cricket team announces packed summer schedule

Australian women's cricket team announces packed summer schedule

After months of uncertainty about the summer season, Cricket Australia announced that the Australia Women's National Team is scheduled to play three series in the upcoming season. 1 Jun 2020
Big names up for grabs in WBBL 06

Big names up for grabs in WBBL 06

Several big named Australians are out of contract. Who could be of interest when the contract window opens? 16 May 2020
Ellyse Perry re-signs with Sydney Sixers

Ellyse Perry re-signs with Sydney Sixers

The Sydney Sixers have re-signed their captain Ellyse Perry who has amassed a WBBL record 2612 runs and 32 wickets in her 70 matches for the side. 4 May 2020
Trio cut as women's cricket 2021 list revealed

Trio cut as women's cricket 2021 list revealed

Cricket Australia's national selectors have revealed their national contract lists for both the men and women's squad for the upcoming 2020-21 period. 1 May 2020
Morri: A lesson for golf

Morri: A lesson for golf

What lessons might there be for golf – and the role of women in the game – from the extraordinary success of the Women’s T20 World Cup? 9 Mar 2020
Three Key Points: Australia vs Sri Lanka T20 World Cup

Three Key Points: Australia vs Sri Lanka T20 World Cup

Australia take on Sri Lanka tomorrow night in Perth, with both teams trying to secure their first wins of the tournament. The loser is effectively eliminated. It’s a key match up with plenty up for grabs. 23 Feb 2020
Southern Stars staring down unwanted record against England

Southern Stars staring down unwanted record against England

The six and final round-robin match of the Commbank T20 Tri-Series will be taking place today, Sunday 9th February 2020. The match between Australia and England is a must-win match for the Southern Stars. 8 Feb 2020
Southern Stars ready to break Tri-Nations deadlock

Southern Stars ready to break Tri-Nations deadlock

After last weekend’s actions, the Tri-Nations Series is currently tied three ways between participants Australia, England, and India. 8 Feb 2020
Meet Sri Lanka’s greatest female cricketer

Meet Sri Lanka’s greatest female cricketer

Chamari Atapattu is a genuine world class batter. The Sri Lankan captain will lead her side at the T20 Women’s World Cup which starts later this month. 2 Feb 2020
Meg Lanning’s Southern Stars aiming to win T20 World Cup

Meg Lanning’s Southern Stars aiming to win T20 World Cup

In preparation for this year’s T-20 World Cup, the Southern Stars are hosting a warm-up tri-nations series the following two weekends. The CommBank T20 International Tri-Series started Friday, January 21, 2020. 31 Jan 2020
Who on earth is 'Lady Boom Boom'?

Who on earth is 'Lady Boom Boom'?

Just one of the most exciting female cricketers in the world and the Sydney Thunder's big-hitting new Pakistani recruit. 4 Oct 2019
'It's a global game now': Thunder sign foreign T20 specialist coach

'It's a global game now': Thunder sign foreign T20 specialist coach

English T20 specialist coach Trevor Griffin will fill the vacant role at Sydney Thunder in a groundbreaking coup for the WBBL. 4 Sep 2019