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England's Anya Shrubsole announces retirement from international cricket
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England's Anya Shrubsole announces retirement from international cricket

Shrubsole had famously taken six for 46, which remains her career best figures, against India in the World Cup final against India five years ago.

Mithali Raj gains three slots to reach fifth spot in ICC Women's ODI batting Rankings
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Mithali Raj gains three slots to reach fifth spot in ICC Women's ODI batting Rankings

The 38-year-old, who has completed 22 years in international cricket, rescued her side from a precarious 27 for two but India's total of 201 for eight was not challenging enough for England, who will be defending their World Cup title in New Zealand next year.

India vs England: Debutant Sneh Rana's heroics salvage visitors' hard-fought draw in one-off Test
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India vs England: Debutant Sneh Rana's heroics salvage visitors' hard-fought draw in one-off Test

While Deepti Sharma produced a dogged resistance with a 168-ball 54 in the top-order, Rana top-scored with an unbeaten 80 off 154 balls and frustrated the England bowlers with two crucial partnerships down the order.

India vs England: Shafali Verma's unbeaten 55 in follow-on keeps visitors alive on rain-shortened Day 3 of one-off Test
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India vs England: Shafali Verma's unbeaten 55 in follow-on keeps visitors alive on rain-shortened Day 3 of one-off Test

Another debutant Deepti Sharma, who was promoted to number three after her resolute 29 not out in the first innings, was giving Verma company on unbeaten 18 after India were forced to follow-on in the one-off Test.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup: India aim to dish out solid all-round performance against England in semi-final
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup: India aim to dish out solid all-round performance against England in semi-final

India have been the best side so far and they would be seeking their maiden final appearance in the showpiece's history with a win over England on Thursday.

Teen batting sensation Shafali Verma rises to top of ICC Women's T20I rankings; England's Sophie Ecclestone leads bowlers' chart
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Teen batting sensation Shafali Verma rises to top of ICC Women's T20I rankings; England's Sophie Ecclestone leads bowlers' chart

Shafali Verma become only the second India batswoman after Mithali Raj to top the Women’s T20I batting rankings.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Heather Knight's whirlwind ton helps England hammer Thailand by record 98-run margin
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Heather Knight's whirlwind ton helps England hammer Thailand by record 98-run margin

Captain Heather Knight's maiden T20 International century helped England notch up a record-breaking 98-run victory over debutants Thailand in the ICC Women's T20 World Cup in Canberra on Wednesday.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: From Suzie Bates' run scoring spree to Ellyse Perry's penchant for wickets, a comprehensive look at numbers from past editions
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: From Suzie Bates' run scoring spree to Ellyse Perry's penchant for wickets, a comprehensive look at numbers from past editions

Australia Women have won 24 matches in the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup, the most by any team, plus their win percentage of 76.56 is also the highest in the tournament

Smriti Mandhana rises to fourth spot, Jemimah Rodrigues drops to seventh in ICC Women's T20I Rankings
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Smriti Mandhana rises to fourth spot, Jemimah Rodrigues drops to seventh in ICC Women's T20I Rankings

India star Smriti Mandhana rose three rungs to fourth but Jemimah Rodrigues dropped to seventh in the latest ICC women's T20I rankings for batters.

Women's T20 tri-series 2020: Anya Shrubsole, Natalie Sciver shine as England beat India
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Women's T20 tri-series 2020: Anya Shrubsole, Natalie Sciver shine as England beat India

Natalie Sciver smashed a strokeful fifty as England beat India by four wickets in the fourth T20 of the women's triangular series on Friday.

Deepti Sharma, Poonam Yadav drop one rung in ICC T20I bowlers rankings; India hold on to fourth spot
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Deepti Sharma, Poonam Yadav drop one rung in ICC T20I bowlers rankings; India hold on to fourth spot

India continued to hold on to the fourth position in the ICC Women's T20I Team Ranking.

Smriti Mandhana, Jhulan Goswami maintain top spots in ICC Women's ODI Player Rankings
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Smriti Mandhana, Jhulan Goswami maintain top spots in ICC Women's ODI Player Rankings

While Smriti Mandhana topped the ODI player rankings for batters with 797 points, Jhulan Goswami was atop the bowlers list with 730 points.

India women vs England women: Hosts lose third T20I by 1 run after failing to score three runs in last over as visitors clinch series 3-0
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India women vs England women: Hosts lose third T20I by 1 run after failing to score three runs in last over as visitors clinch series 3-0

Chasing England's modest 119 for six, the Indians had only themselves to blame as they were on course to register a consolation win after having lost the first two matches.

Women cricketers to finally feature on Lord's honours board as MCC paves way for recognition of ODI milestones
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Women cricketers to finally feature on Lord's honours board as MCC paves way for recognition of ODI milestones

Women cricketers will finally feature on the Lord's honour board as the 135-year-old Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) has decided to recognise centuries and five-wicket hauls in ODI cricket too.

India women vs England women: Anya Shrubsole believes visitors have quality in team to turn things around in series
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India women vs England women: Anya Shrubsole believes visitors have quality in team to turn things around in series

England pacer Anya Shrubsole said she was not sure what the game plan will be if the team wins the toss again.

India women vs England women: Heather Knight and Co chase history, look to target middle-order against weakened hosts hit by injuries
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India women vs England women: Heather Knight and Co chase history, look to target middle-order against weakened hosts hit by injuries

India’s recent overreliance on Smriti Mandhana, coupled with Harmanpreet’s absence, may mean that England start favourites. Just as England chase history, India will look to avoid it, and not become the first Indian team to lose a series at home to England.

Harmanpreet Kaur leaps to third position in ICC T20I batswoman rankings; Smriti Mandhana jumps to 10th spot
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Harmanpreet Kaur leaps to third position in ICC T20I batswoman rankings; Smriti Mandhana jumps to 10th spot

Harmanpreet Kaur, who was the second highest run-getter in the recently concluded Women's World T20, after Australia opener Alyssa Healy, has gained three slots to reach the third position.

Women’s World T20 2018: Importance of domestic leagues, widening gap between top and bottom, other key takeaways
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Women’s World T20 2018: Importance of domestic leagues, widening gap between top and bottom, other key takeaways

The success of swing bowlers, Australia and England reaping the benefits of domestic leagues, boisterous and passionate crowds and other talking points from the Women's World T20

Women's World T20 2018: England look to repeat heroics of ODI World Cup with new surprise elements added in squad
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Women's World T20 2018: England look to repeat heroics of ODI World Cup with new surprise elements added in squad

While there is ample experience in the squad in form of Danielle Hazell, Katherine Brunt, Anya Shrubsole, Jenny Gunn, and Knight herself, the inclusion of three uncapped players is what makes the England side more energetic.