Ellyse Perry's double ton a shot in the arm for women's cricket, but quality of pitch leaves a lot to be desired
For cricket to be a theatre, the thrills of wickets falling rapidly and runs being scored at a brisk pace are paramount. The attrition, grind, and patience displayed by the ladies is a testimony to their skills, but the modern world demands the game to move at rapid rate.
ICC Women's World Cup 2017: Punjab CM Amarinder Singh declares Rs 5 lakh reward for Harmanpreet Kaur
The chief minister conveyed the news to Harmanpreet's father, Harmandar Singh, whom he called up to congratulate, an official spokesperson said in Chandigarh.
India's lead pacer Jhulan Goswami ensured England were restricted to a total of 228 in the ICC Women's World Cup 2017 final being played at Lord's
Medium-pacer Deepti Sharma grabbed six wickets before Veda Krishnamurthy scored a half-century as Indian women posted a comfortable seven-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the third and final ODI on Friday to complete a 3-0 clean sweep
The way up for any sport is to have personalities who are recognized by the public at large. But the BCCI, instead of giving the women's team a big push are downing the shutters.