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'It's not particularly fun': England captain Heather Knight eager to burst out of bubble in New Zealand
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'It's not particularly fun': England captain Heather Knight eager to burst out of bubble in New Zealand

Heather Knight is confident she will cope with a two-week quarantine in New Zealand safe in the knowledge she can return to something like a familiar routine when she leads her side in their limited over series with the White Ferns.

England women's cricket team to participate in 'historic' tour of Pakistan in October
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England women's cricket team to participate in 'historic' tour of Pakistan in October

No England team have played international cricket in the country since 2005.

WBBL 2020: Sydney Thunder beat Melbourne Stars by seven wickets to clinch title
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WBBL 2020: Sydney Thunder beat Melbourne Stars by seven wickets to clinch title

Rachael Haynes' team restricted the Stars to just 86 for nine off their 20 overs after losing the bat flip at North Sydney Oval and chased down the total easily with more than six overs to spare.

England women vs West Indies women: Nat Sciver's quick-fire 82 guides hosts to series-clinching victory over Stafanie Taylor and CO
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England women vs West Indies women: Nat Sciver's quick-fire 82 guides hosts to series-clinching victory over Stafanie Taylor and CO

Sciver's 61-ball innings was her T20 best and played a key role in England reaching 154-6 in Derby and sealing the series 3-0.

England, West Indies women's cricketers to take the knee in support of Black Lives Matter movement
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England, West Indies women's cricketers to take the knee in support of Black Lives Matter movement

West Indies captain Stafanie Taylor said on Saturday that the teams would perform the gesture and praised her England counterpart Heather Knight for offering to join them in recognising the movement.

ICC Women's World Cup 2021 postponed due to lack of preparation time for players, says event's CEO Andrea Nelson
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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

England skipper Heather Knight hopes women's cricket won't be put on back burner after World Cup postponement
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England skipper Heather Knight hopes women's cricket won't be put on back burner after World Cup postponement

Heather Knight said the event was "feasible", differing with the ICC's decision to push it from next year to February-March of 2022 in view of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Coronavirus outbreak: Former cricketers Wasim Akram, Darren Gough auction off memorabilia to raise funds for COVID-19 relief
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Coronavirus outbreak: Former cricketers Wasim Akram, Darren Gough auction off memorabilia to raise funds for COVID-19 relief

Legendary Pakistani fast bowler Akram and England's former star pacer Gough are among the latest cricketing personalities attempting to combat the challenges posed by the unprecedented global health crisis.

Coronavirus Outbreak: England skipper Heather Knight to volunteer for NHS to help combat COVID-19 in UK
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Coronavirus Outbreak: England skipper Heather Knight to volunteer for NHS to help combat COVID-19 in UK

England women's cricket team captain Heather Knight has joined the National Health Service (NHS) as a volunteer to help the healthcare system fight the COVID-19 pandemic in the United Kingdom.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: England skipper Heather Knight calls for rule change as rain ends her team's campaign
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: England skipper Heather Knight calls for rule change as rain ends her team's campaign

India entered the final by virtue of topping their group in the round-robin stage of the tournament while England were ousted as they had finished second in their pool.

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.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: England captain Heather Knight says tackling India's spinners will be key to success in semi-final
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: England captain Heather Knight says tackling India's spinners will be key to success in semi-final

Poonam Yadav has gone on to become India's leading T20I wicket-taker and her ability to deceive on Australian pitches has forced Knight to take note ahead of their crunch match

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: Nat Sciver's composed half-century sees England ease past West Indies into semi-finals
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Nat Sciver's composed half-century sees England ease past West Indies into semi-finals

All-rounder Sciver picked up from where she had left off in the last game to score her third half-century of the tournament and help England post 143 for five on a tricky pitch

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: Heather Knight says England have learnt from 'tough summer', are ready to push for 2nd title
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Heather Knight says England have learnt from 'tough summer', are ready to push for 2nd title

The face of a tormentor kept appearing in unlikely places while England captain Heather Knight was preparing for the Australia-hosted ICC Women's Twenty20 World Cup.

Women’s T20 Tri-Nation Series preview: Quality, form, familiarity of conditions give Australia edge over England and India
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Women’s T20 Tri-Nation Series preview: Quality, form, familiarity of conditions give Australia edge over England and India

The Australians will remain the team to beat: quality, form, familiarity of conditions, match practice – everything points at that.

The Hundred: Ben Stokes picked for Leeds based Northern Superchargers, Joe Root to play for Trent Rockets in inaugural 100-ball competition
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The Hundred: Ben Stokes picked for Leeds based Northern Superchargers, Joe Root to play for Trent Rockets in inaugural 100-ball competition

Jofra Archer will spearhead the Southern Brave bowling attack, Jos Buttler will play for Manchester Originals, Chris Woakes represents Birmingham Phoenix and Sam Curran joins brother Tom at Oval Invincibles

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.