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Women’s T20 Challenge to be held from 4-9 November in UAE, BCCI announces squads
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Women’s T20 Challenge to be held from 4-9 November in UAE, BCCI announces squads

Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana and Mithali Raj have been declared as captains of Women’s T20 Challenge's three teams Supernovas, Trailblazers and Velocity respectively.

MS Dhoni retires: 'An inspiration and institution in himself', Mithali Raj and Smtiti Mandhana praise MSD
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MS Dhoni retires: 'An inspiration and institution in himself', Mithali Raj and Smtiti Mandhana praise MSD

Dhoni, the only captain to have won all the ICC trophies, retired from international cricket on Saturday, more than a year after he last played for India, in the lost World Cup semifinal against New Zealand.

On this day: Mithali Raj scores record-breaking 214 against England at Taunton in 2002
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On this day: Mithali Raj scores record-breaking 214 against England at Taunton in 2002

On this day, 18 years ago, Mithali Raj smashed the then highest individual score in women's Test cricket.

Mithali Raj says foreign players misjudged situation on clashing of Women's T20 Challenge and WBBL, insists BCCI 'did it's best'
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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
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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 slams BCCI's 'dumb' decision to host women's IPL around the same time as WBBL
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Alyssa Healy slams BCCI's 'dumb' decision to host women's IPL around the same time as WBBL

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.

Mithali Raj, Poonam Yadav welcome BCCI's decision to hold Women's IPL games this year
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Mithali Raj, Poonam Yadav welcome BCCI's decision to hold Women's IPL games this year

The BCCI had received some criticism for cancelling the women team's tour of England at a time when the IPL preparations are on full swing.

Mithali Raj says she's ready to give another shot at World Cup glory in 2021, hopes to bow out on a high
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Mithali Raj says she's ready to give another shot at World Cup glory in 2021, hopes to bow out on a high

After coming close to leading India to the ultimate glory in 2017, senior cricketer Mithali Raj is hopeful of tasting success in the 2021 ICC Women's World Cup and ending her career on a high.

Sana Mir retires: A legend of game who blazed a memorable trail
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Sana Mir retires: A legend of game who blazed a memorable trail

Mir finishes as ODI cricket’s fifth-highest wicket-taker, and she is in the top-10 in T20Is too.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli among leading Indian cricketers endorsing BCCI's 'Team Mask Force' initiative
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli among leading Indian cricketers endorsing BCCI's 'Team Mask Force' initiative

Featuring India's most revered cricketers such as Virat Kohli and Sachin Tendulkar, the BCCI has created a new video to promote wearing masks in public places and help the country battle the COVID-19 pandemic.

Mithali Raj urges BCCI to not 'wait forever', start 'small-scale' women's IPL next year
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Mithali Raj urges BCCI to not 'wait forever', start 'small-scale' women's IPL next year

This year, the BCCI had decided to organise a four-team women's T20 challenge to run parallel to the men's IPL playoffs, but now it has been put on hold along with the main event due to the COVID-19 pandemic

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Before India-Australia final, a look at their previous clashes and standout performers
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Before India-Australia final, a look at their previous clashes and standout performers

Here's a look at all the previous clashes between India and Australia in the ICC Women's T20 World Cup along with the standout performers from those.

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.

Women's T20 Challenge 2020: BCCI announces addition of fourth team; Jaipur to host tournament during IPL Playoff week
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Women's T20 Challenge 2020: BCCI announces addition of fourth team; Jaipur to host tournament during IPL Playoff week

Last year, the Women's T20 Challenge was expanded into a three-team event with the edition of Velocity, who lost to the Supernovas by four wickets in the final.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Mithali Raj says India's win against Australia proves tournament is very 'open' and will be competitive
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Mithali Raj says India's win against Australia proves tournament is very 'open' and will be competitive

Raj, a former India Test and ODI captain, said that the India vs Australia match proved how competitive the tournament will be where there'll be no favourites and no easy winners

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Mithali Raj predicts 'very close' opening game; touts Australia to win title on home turf
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Mithali Raj predicts 'very close' opening game; touts Australia to win title on home turf

Female stars emerging as role models has been the biggest change in women's cricket's journey from near-anonymity to stardom, feels Mithali, who grew up idolising her male counterparts

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: How India have progressed since Mithali Raj-Ramesh Powar fall-out during the 2018 edition
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: How India have progressed since Mithali Raj-Ramesh Powar fall-out during the 2018 edition

India’s win percentage in Women’s T20Is fell by 16.67 percentage post the Mithali Raj controversy, as compared to two years before, which definitely say a few things about the importance of the legend in the playing XI

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Harmanpreet Kaur says team shaping up well despite absence of experienced Jhulan Goswami and Mithali Raj
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Harmanpreet Kaur says team shaping up well despite absence of experienced Jhulan Goswami and Mithali Raj

Mithali retired from T20 cricket last year while Goswami previously played in the format before the 2018 edition. The average age of India's squad in Australia is 22.8 with Harmanpreet being among the seasoned ones.

Shabaash Mithu first look: Taapsee Pannu is ready to take the strike as Mithali Raj in upcoming sports biopic
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Shabaash Mithu first look: Taapsee Pannu is ready to take the strike as Mithali Raj in upcoming sports biopic

Shabaash Mithu is directed by Rahul Dholakia (of Parzania, Raees-fame), and written by Priya Aven, and is backed by Viacom18 Studios.

Christchurch's Hagley Oval to play host to ICC Women's ODI World Cup final in 2021
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Christchurch's Hagley Oval to play host to ICC Women's ODI World Cup final in 2021

The ICC Women's ODI World Cup, featuring 31 matches, will be capped by a final in Christchurch under lights at the Hagley Oval, one of New Zealand's main Test venues.