Azam won the award for his consistent and outstanding performances across all formats in the recently concluded series against South Africa and was chosen as the April winner by fans and the ICC voting academy.
ICC women's T20I rankings: Shafali Verma climbs to second spot in batters' charts, Smriti Mandhana retains seventh
All-rounder Deepti Sharma (6th), spinners Radha Yadav (8th) and Poonam Yadav (9th) were in the top 10 in the bowlers list.
The Australian women haven't been beaten in an ODI since losing to England on 29 October, 2017. The winning streak started in India in March 2018 and also included series wins over Pakistan, England, West Indies, Sri Lanka and New Zealand.
The eight-team tournament was originally set to start on17 October, with 59 games across six cities.
ICC Women's World Cup 2021 postponed due to lack of preparation time for players, says event's CEO Andrea Nelson
Concerns around players' preparation in a short time led to the postponement of the ICC Women's ODI World Cup and the decision had nothing to do with safety issues pertaining to COVID-19 in New Zealand
Mithali Raj says foreign players misjudged situation on clashing of Women's T20 Challenge and WBBL, insists BCCI 'did it's best'
On comments of top internationals like Healy, Suzie Bates, Rachel Haynes expressing their displeasure, Mithali RaJ tried putting things into perspective.
WBBL-Women’s T20 Challenge conundrum: A different window, better planning would have made it a non-issue
The overlap between the WBBL and Women's T20 Challenge means cricketers would not be able to feature in both tournaments given the coronavirus-enforced restrictions.
Alyssa Healy expressed her dissatisfaction over BCCI's decision to host the Women's IPL around the same time as the men's event, which would lead to direct clash with the Women's Big Bash League.
Cash-strapped Cricket Australia should not sacrifice women's matches to make ends meet, says Alyssa Healy
Healy also said that with women 50-over World Cup scheduled in February, losing games could affect players' performance.
ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Australia celebrate 'start of something special' after lifting fifth title in front of record MCG turnout
Alyssa Healy said she hoped the Women’s T20 World Cup final would be a game-changer for her sport as the Australia team celebrated their fifth title and a record-breaking final at a ceremony in the centre of Melbourne on Monday.
ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Poonam Yadav lone Indian in team of tournament dominated by champions Australia
Five players from Australia's victorious team made the side of the tournament. Defending champions Australia claimed their fifth title following an 85-run triumph over first-time finalists India on Sunday in Melbourne.
ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Alyssa Healy gets family bragging rights after whirlwind knock, sharp glovework in final
Australia’s pugnacious wicket-keeper-batswoman Alyssa Healy has another claim for bragging rights in her famous cricketing family after starring in her team’s fifth Women’s Twenty20 World Cup triumph on Sunday.
ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: From Alyssa Healy's six-hitting prowess to Shafali Verma's dismissal, moments where India lost the final
Once Healy was done with her pyrokinetic adventures, Mooney stayed put till the end to prevent a batting collapse, for that was the only way India could have come back into the match
ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020: Australia show why they are the numero uno side with fifth title triumph
Australia's exceptional win and their domination of the women's game is a testimony to the kind of talent at their disposal and the supreme skill levels of their players.
ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: India captain Harmanpreet Kaur says Shafali Verma shouldn't be blamed for dropped catch of Alyssa Healy
Unbeaten throughout the tournament, India were outplayed in all departments of the games by the defending champions Australia who clinched their fifth title
Here are the best photos as Australia defeated India in the ICC Women's T20 World Cup final to clinch their fifth title.
ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: 'You did us all proud by reaching WC finals', Twitterati proud of India's display despite loss to Australia
India were outplayed against Australia by 85 runs in the Women's T20 World Cup final, but won a million hearts from followers around the globe.
India vs Australia, Highlights, ICC Women's T20 World Cup, Final, Full Cricket Score: Australia win fifth world T20 title
Latest Updates, India Women vs Australia Women, ICC Women's T20 World Cup Final: Australia Women have won by 85 runs It's over. Australia will lift their fifth T20I World Cup title. They have outplayed India in every department of the game.
South Africa vs Australia: Heinrich Klaasen impresses with the bat as hosts sweep ODI series with six-wicket victory
Klaasen played a knock of 68 not out — to go with a century and another half-century in the series — which led South Africa to a comfortable victory despite Marnus Labuschagne's 108 for Australia against his country of birth
ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: India aim to handle big match pressure against habitual winners Australia, lift maiden trophy
The Indian women's team will have to overcome big match pressure as it aims to exorcise the ghosts of the past in the T20 World Cup final against habitual winners Australia in front of a record crowd at the Melbourne Cricket Ground