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Proteas' limited-overs skipper Quinton de Kock, pacer Lungi Ngidi headline nominations for Cricket South Africa awards
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Proteas' limited-overs skipper Quinton de Kock, pacer Lungi Ngidi headline nominations for Cricket South Africa awards

Limited-overs skipper Quinton de Kock and speed merchant Lungi Ngidi dominated the nominations for the 2019/20 Cricket South Africa (CSA) men's international awards.

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: Laura Wolvaardt shines against Pakistan as South Africa seal semi-final berth
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Laura Wolvaardt shines against Pakistan as South Africa seal semi-final berth

Laura Wolvaardt scored an unbeaten half-century to help South Africa clinch a semi-final berth with a comfortable 17-run victory against Pakistan in the ICC Women's T20 World Cup

India women vs South Africa women: Mithali Raj, Punam Raut slam fifties to guide hosts to series-clinching win in second ODI
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India women vs South Africa women: Mithali Raj, Punam Raut slam fifties to guide hosts to series-clinching win in second ODI

India first restricted South Africa to a competitive 247-6 after electing to field and then returned to overhaul the target with two overs to spare and take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.

India Women vs South Africa Women, Highlights, 2nd ODI in Vadodara, full cricket score: Hosts beat Proteas by 5 wickets
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India Women vs South Africa Women, Highlights, 2nd ODI in Vadodara, full cricket score: Hosts beat Proteas by 5 wickets

Follow the live scorecard of the second ODI between India Women and South Africa Women at the Reliance Stadium in Vadodara on our live blog.

India Women vs South Africa Women: Spinners Deepti Sharma, Radha Yadav shine as hosts seal series with 5-wicket victory
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India Women vs South Africa Women: Spinners Deepti Sharma, Radha Yadav shine as hosts seal series with 5-wicket victory

India's off-spinner Deepti Sharma (2 for 19) and left-arm spinner Radha Yadav (3/23 in 4 overs) bowled brilliantly to restrict the Proteas women to 98 for 8

India Women vs South Africa Women: Shafali Verma, Poonam Yadav propel hosts to 51-run win in 4th ODI and unassailable 2-0 lead
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India Women vs South Africa Women: Shafali Verma, Poonam Yadav propel hosts to 51-run win in 4th ODI and unassailable 2-0 lead

Shafali Verma struck a fine 46 before Poonam Yadav claimed three wickets as India registered a convincing 51-run win over South Africa in the rain-hit fourth women's T20I.

South Africa women start India tour on positive note with victory over Board President's XI in second T20 warm-up match
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South Africa women start India tour on positive note with victory over Board President's XI in second T20 warm-up match

South Africa women started their India tour on a positive note as they defeated Board President's XI (BPXI) by 83 runs in the second T20 warm-up match on Sunday.

Women's World T20 2018: South Africa look to shed tag of perennial underachievers in global events
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Women's World T20 2018: South Africa look to shed tag of perennial underachievers in global events

The sixth edition of the ICC Women's World T20 presents South Africa another opportunity to add a trophy to a cabinet that is woefully lacking on ICC silverware.

England women bounce back after South Africa loss, beat New Zealand by 54 runs
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England women bounce back after South Africa loss, beat New Zealand by 54 runs

England ended a day of fluctuating fortunes top of the women's Twenty20 tri-series table after bouncing back from a defeat by South Africa to beat New Zealand by 54 runs at Taunton on Saturday.

Indian pacer Jhulan Goswami says winning a World Cup title is her ultimate dream
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Indian pacer Jhulan Goswami says winning a World Cup title is her ultimate dream

Jhulan said the process has begun and the upcoming series against England, Australia and Asia Cup will provide ample opportunities to sharpen their skills.

Indian women's cricket team look to replicate ODI dominance in 5-match T20I series against South Africa
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Indian women's cricket team look to replicate ODI dominance in 5-match T20I series against South Africa

The ODI series triumph was offset slightly by a loss in the closing match but that would hardly dent the Indian women's cricket team's confidence as it heads into a five-game Twenty20 rubber against South Africa, starting in Potchefstroom on Tuesday.

ICC Women's Championship: Mignon du Preez guides South Africa to consolation win over India in 3rd ODI
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ICC Women's Championship: Mignon du Preez guides South Africa to consolation win over India in 3rd ODI

Mignon du Preez scored a valiant unbeaten 90 as South Africa pulled off a consolation seven-wicket win over India to go down 1-2 in the three-match series, which was part of the ICC Women's ODI Championship.

ICC Women's Championship: Smriti Mandhana's century powers India to massive win; lead three-match series 2-0
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ICC Women's Championship: Smriti Mandhana's century powers India to massive win; lead three-match series 2-0

Smriti Mandhana slammed a quickfire 135 as Indian women's cricket team produced yet another clinical display to beat South Africa by 178 runs in the second ODI and clinch the three-match series

Jhulan Goswami becomes first female cricketer to take 200 ODI wickets
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Jhulan Goswami becomes first female cricketer to take 200 ODI wickets

India's veteran pacer Jhulan Goswami today added another feather to her illustrious cap by becoming the first female cricketer to take 200 ODI wickets.

ICC Women's Championship: Smriti Mandhana, Jhulan Goswami help India thrash South Africa in 1st ODI
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ICC Women's Championship: Smriti Mandhana, Jhulan Goswami help India thrash South Africa in 1st ODI

Smriti Mandhana (84 off 98) scored a strokeful fifty while pace duo of Jhulan Goswami (4/24) and Shikha Pandey (3/23) shared seven wickets between them to emerge as the architects of India's victory.

What will be the impact of two new balls in women's cricket? Top cricketers discuss
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What will be the impact of two new balls in women's cricket? Top cricketers discuss

Until now, women’s ODIs were played with just one ball, so this represents unexplored territory for the women’s game. Firstpost spoke to a number of top female cricketers around the world about how this would change the game.

ICC Women's World Cup 2017: India's Mithali Raj named captain of Team of the Tournament
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ICC Women's World Cup 2017: India's Mithali Raj named captain of Team of the Tournament

Mithali Raj was selected as captain after she led India to the final of the just-concluded ICC Women's World Cup.

ICC Women's World Cup 2017: Despite semi-final defeat, South Africa's valiance will inspire generations to come
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ICC Women's World Cup 2017: Despite semi-final defeat, South Africa's valiance will inspire generations to come

If you asked fans which team they would support in the World Cup apart from their home team, most would say South Africa

England hold their nerves in thriller to beat South Africa, advance into final of 2017 Women's World Cup
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England hold their nerves in thriller to beat South Africa, advance into final of 2017 Women's World Cup

Catch all the best moments of the first semi-final of the ICC Women's World Cup 2017 between England and South Africa.