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Smriti Mandhana slips two places to sixth in ICC Women's batting rankings; Jhulan Goswami retains fifth spot among bowlers
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Smriti Mandhana slips two places to sixth in ICC Women's batting rankings; Jhulan Goswami retains fifth spot among bowlers

Mithali Raj — with 687 points — remained at 9th to be the second Indian batswoman in the top 10. Mandhana has 732 points.

Shikha Pandey not included in ODI, T20I squads against South Africa; Swetha Verma gets maiden India call-up
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Shikha Pandey not included in ODI, T20I squads against South Africa; Swetha Verma gets maiden India call-up

While Mithali Raj and Harmanpreet Kaur will lead the ODI and T20I teams respectively, wicketkeeper Tanya Bhatia has also been dropped from the squads

Women’s T20 challenge 2020, Highlights, Velocity vs Trailblazers match, Full Cricket Score: Dottin, Ghosh guide Trailblazers to 9-wicket win
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Women’s T20 challenge 2020, Highlights, Velocity vs Trailblazers match, Full Cricket Score: Dottin, Ghosh guide Trailblazers to 9-wicket win

Sushree Dibyadarshini, right-arm off break, comes into the attack. Dottin is the mood to finish this in a jiffy. But it is young Richa Ghosh, who smacks a boundary off the last ball. Nine runs off the over. Trailblazers need 11 runs in 78 balls.

'What is the need to change anything?' asks Jhulan Goswami on suggestions made by Sophie Devine and Jemimah Rodrigues to popularise women's cricket
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'What is the need to change anything?' asks Jhulan Goswami on suggestions made by Sophie Devine and Jemimah Rodrigues to popularise women's cricket

India's leading wicket-taker Jhulan Goswami has backed Shikha Pandey's opinion, saying that there is no need to bring changes when women's cricket is already seeing a rise in popularity as well as improvement in players' skills.

'Don’t have to tinker with rules': India pacer Shikha Pandey says women's cricket needs marketing and not rule changes
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'Don’t have to tinker with rules': India pacer Shikha Pandey says women's cricket needs marketing and not rule changes

Shikha Pandey said women's cricket should not be compared to men's cricket and should be seen as a 'different sport altogether'

Jhulan Goswami feels Indian women's cricket team needs to be mentally tough like Australia to end world title drought
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Jhulan Goswami feels Indian women's cricket team needs to be mentally tough like Australia to end world title drought

The Indian women's cricket team needs to develop the mental toughness that the mighty Australians possess to end its drought of winning a world title, feels veteran pacer Jhulan Goswami.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020 Stats Review: From Mooney's batting records to Pandey's most expensive spell, all the key numbers
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020 Stats Review: From Mooney's batting records to Pandey's most expensive spell, all the key numbers

We take a look at some of the most significant records broken and created during the ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Shikha Pandey says India were outplayed by Australia in all three departments, not just fielding
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Shikha Pandey says India were outplayed by Australia in all three departments, not just fielding

Senior pacer Shikha Pandey admitted that India were outclassed not just the fielding but in all three departments which led to the side's humbling defeat against Australia in the Women's T20 World Cup final.

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.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: India aim to topple Australia with Poonam Yadav factor; hosts will bank on quick top-order runs in final
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: India aim to topple Australia with Poonam Yadav factor; hosts will bank on quick top-order runs in final

As India gear up to play their maiden ICC Women’s T20 World Cup final against Australia, we take a glance at what each side's pin-up board might look like ahead of the championship clash.

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: Well-rounded bowling attack, middle-order woes and other takeaways from India’s group stage campaign
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ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020: Well-rounded bowling attack, middle-order woes and other takeaways from India’s group stage campaign

As India head into the knockouts, here are the key takeaways from their group stage campaign in the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup

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

ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020: India’s four spinners ploy, more games needed for Thailand, and other takeaways from league stages
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ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020: India’s four spinners ploy, more games needed for Thailand, and other takeaways from league stages

From more matches needed for Thailand and Bangladesh to the ploy of playing four spinners in Australia, we look at some takeaways from the league stages of the ICC Women's T20 World Cup

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: Potent bowling attack lead India's win over Kiwis but questions remain on team's four-spinner strategy
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Potent bowling attack lead India's win over Kiwis but questions remain on team's four-spinner strategy

There is little doubt that India picked their five best bowlers from the squad. It was an enormous risk, especially on Australian soil, but the Docklands is a slower (and lower) surface than the WACA Ground, so it was probably worth taking. Moreover, India had nearly stopped using Reddy (and Pooja Vastrakar, the original choice for the second seamer) upfront, in the Powerplay overs. It should ideally not have mattered.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: India opener Shafali Verma gets backing of her teammates to continue playing 'fearless brand of cricket'
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: India opener Shafali Verma gets backing of her teammates to continue playing 'fearless brand of cricket'

India opener Shafali Verma has set alight the Women’s Twenty20 World Cup with her six-hitting prowess and her team want the 16-year-old to continue batting in the same carefree manner, team mate Shikha Pandey said.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Team management has given Shafali Verma license to play 'fearless cricket', says Shikha Pandey
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Team management has given Shafali Verma license to play 'fearless cricket', says Shikha Pandey

The 16-year-old Verma smashed a 17-ball 39, including four sixes, to steer India to 142 to six before her bowling colleagues restricted Bangladesh to 124 for 8 in their 20 overs to win the match by 18 runs.

India Women vs Bangladesh Women, Highlights, ICC Women’s T20 World Cup: India win by 18 runs
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India Women vs Bangladesh Women, Highlights, ICC Women’s T20 World Cup: India win by 18 runs

Bangladesh Women vs India Women, ICC Women's T20 World Cup match live updates: The responsibility of the final over has been given to seamer Shikha Pandey, who starts off with a perfect yorker to get rid of Rumana Ahmed. Pandey is just completing the formalities here really. Done and Dusted! India Women have defeated Bangladesh women by 18 runs. That also means two wins from the two contests India have played so far.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: India's innocuous destroyer Poonam Yadav forces Australia to return to drawing board
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: India's innocuous destroyer Poonam Yadav forces Australia to return to drawing board

Poonam got the left-handed Haynes in her next over in what they have been referring to as a classical left-arm spinner’s dismissal since time immemorial