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Women's Cricket World Cup 2022: Infighting, inconsistency plagued India's campaign; time to look beyond Mithali, Jhulan
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Women's Cricket World Cup 2022: Infighting, inconsistency plagued India's campaign; time to look beyond Mithali, Jhulan

Rift in the team, 'fitness issues' and an attack that lacked variety and sting, all of it seems to have contributed to India's pre-mature exit from the ICC Women's World Cup.

Women's Cricket World Cup 2022: Edulji wants Harmanpreet to bat higher up; Rangaswamy backs Mithali to fire
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Women's Cricket World Cup 2022: Edulji wants Harmanpreet to bat higher up; Rangaswamy backs Mithali to fire

Former captains Edulji and Rangaswamy feel the Indian team can't afford to 'blow hot and cold' in a big event like the ongoing World Cup and called for consistency in the batting department.

Diana Edulji, Shanta Rangaswamy prefer four-day Tests but want BCCI to restart red ball cricket
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Diana Edulji, Shanta Rangaswamy prefer four-day Tests but want BCCI to restart red ball cricket

India, who played their first long format game against Australia in 15 years, had also drawn their last Test against England in June. That was their first red ball game in seven years.

India vs England: Shafali Verma's teenage dream goes on with debut Test fifties
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India vs England: Shafali Verma's teenage dream goes on with debut Test fifties

Shafali Verma is the first Indian and the youngest woman from any country to surpass fifty in both innings of her debut Test with scores of 96 and 63.

India vs England: Visitors' first win under Mithali Raj in 2006, and other Test matches contested between two sides
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India vs England: Visitors' first win under Mithali Raj in 2006, and other Test matches contested between two sides

Ahead of the one-off Test that starts in Bristol on Wednesday, we take a look at all of the India women vs England women Tests:

India versus Australia women's series should have perpetual trophy, feels former Aussie player Mel Jones
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India versus Australia women's series should have perpetual trophy, feels former Aussie player Mel Jones

The comments by Jones, also a member of ICC's women's committee, came ahead of the Indian women team's scheduled tour of Australia in September-October, which will feature one Test (day-night match), three ODIs and as many T20Is.

India women vs South Africa women: Diana Edulji says selectors should've included Shafali Verma in ODI squad
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India women vs South Africa women: Diana Edulji says selectors should've included Shafali Verma in ODI squad

Edulji said the 17-year-old forms the best opening pair in the country alongside Smriti Mandhana and her not getting a chance in the ODI format was surprising to say the least.

ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020: Shanta Rangaswamy says Harmanpreet Kaur needs to ponder over India captaincy after final defeat
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ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020: Shanta Rangaswamy says Harmanpreet Kaur needs to ponder over India captaincy after final defeat

Former skipper Shantha Rangaswamy feels the time has come for Harmanpreet Kaur to take a call on her captaincy future as she is much more important to the Indian women's team as a batter than a leader.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Ex-India captain Diana Edulji credits Indian bowlers for win against Australia but says batters must improve
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Ex-India captain Diana Edulji credits Indian bowlers for win against Australia but says batters must improve

The Indian bowlers did a brilliant job in the win over defending champions Australia in the T20 World Cup opener but the batters must improve and find a way to score 170 consistently, said former captain Diana Edulji.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: India need to learn from past mistakes to win elusive trophy, says Diana Edulji
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: India need to learn from past mistakes to win elusive trophy, says Diana Edulji

Chasing 155 against Australia in the tri-series final in Melbourne on Wednesday, India collapsed to 144 all out after sitting comfortable at 115 for three in the 15th over.

India vs West Indies: Former India women's captain Diana Edulji seeks complimentary passes for third T20I from Mumbai Cricket Association
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India vs West Indies: Former India women's captain Diana Edulji seeks complimentary passes for third T20I from Mumbai Cricket Association

Edulji said that in the past, she used to get complimentary passes from the MCA for matches in Mumbai, but the same has not happened this time around

Former India wicketkeeper Farokh Engineer talks about Rishabh Pant's flawed technique, clarifies Diana Edulji jibe
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Former India wicketkeeper Farokh Engineer talks about Rishabh Pant's flawed technique, clarifies Diana Edulji jibe

Farokh Engineer spoke about Rishabh Pant's wicket-keeping skills and also responded to the jibe he took against former Committee of Administrators member Diana Edulji, who was present at the event and asked him to clarify his comments.

Farokh Engineer should have thought a bit before making 'foolish statements', says Diana Edulji
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Farokh Engineer should have thought a bit before making 'foolish statements', says Diana Edulji

Engineer, who played 46 Tests and five ODIs for India, had ridiculed the credentials of India's five-member selection panel led by MSK Prasad.

COA member Diana Edulji calls for bigger domestic talent pool for women's IPL to successfully take place
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COA member Diana Edulji calls for bigger domestic talent pool for women's IPL to successfully take place

Committee of Administrators (CoA) member Diana Edulji said more domestic players are needed for women's Indian Premier League (IPL) in Mumbai on Wednesday.

CoA chief Vinod Rai on Sourav Ganguly's appointment as BCCI president, differences with Diana Edulji and more
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CoA chief Vinod Rai on Sourav Ganguly's appointment as BCCI president, differences with Diana Edulji and more

Vinod Rai speaks to PTI on a range of issues from giving a free hand to the Virat Kohli-Ravi Shastri duo, Anil Kumble's exit as national coach, his frosty relationship with colleague Diana Edulji and more

Differences with Vinod Rai were not personal, just on principals, says outgoing CoA member Diana Edulji
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Differences with Vinod Rai were not personal, just on principals, says outgoing CoA member Diana Edulji

CoA, which ran Indian cricket for 33 months, will demit office on Wednesday with former India captain Sourav Ganguly taking over as the BCCI president.

CoA's Diana Edulji, BCCI's apex council member Shantha Rangaswamy lash out at 'unconstitutional' process for appointment of women's team support staff
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CoA's Diana Edulji, BCCI's apex council member Shantha Rangaswamy lash out at 'unconstitutional' process for appointment of women's team support staff

Both Edulji and Rangaswamy claimed that rules have been violated even for the video analyst's role though application were invited in this case, unlike in the case of bowling and fielding coach.

COA member Diana Edulji expresses dissent over conflict of interest clearance of Kapil Dev-led CAC
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COA member Diana Edulji expresses dissent over conflict of interest clearance of Kapil Dev-led CAC

Committee of Administrators member Diana Edulji on Monday expressed her dissent but was overruled 2-1, clearing the Kapil Dev-led panel of conflict of interest and paving the way for them to appoint the next Indian men's coach.

CoA asks BCCI ethics officer DK Jain to review appointment of national women's team head coach WV Raman
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CoA asks BCCI ethics officer DK Jain to review appointment of national women's team head coach WV Raman

In principle, the CoA had decided to review Raman's appointment in April but sent the matter to the former Supreme Court judge Jain only a couple of days ago.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: CoA to review India's campaign with Virat Kohli, Ravi Shastri following semi-final exit
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: CoA to review India's campaign with Virat Kohli, Ravi Shastri following semi-final exit

The Committee of Administrators (CoA) will review India's World Cup performance with skipper Virat Kohli and chief coach Ravi Shastri as well as a roadmap for the next year's World Twenty20.