India will begin their ICC Women’s World Cup 2022 campaign against arch-rivals Pakistan on March 6. The selectors have dropped Jemimah Rodrigues and Shikha Pandey owing to poor form.
The four-team women's Challenger Trophy will have India A, B, C and D teams competing in a five day-tournament in Vijaywada. Harmanpreet Kaur and Jemimah Rodrigues are the other two big names missing from the event.
India vice-captain Mandhana slammed a 39-ball 45 helping defending champions Sydney Thunder beat Sydney Sixers by six wickets in WBBL.
India T20 captain Harmanpreet Kaur shines as the power-hitter helps Melbourne Renegades beat Sydney Sixers by seven wickets in the Women's Big Bash League on Sunday.
Verma struck 57 off 50 balls with six hits to the fence in Sixers' successful run chase against Hurricane, who made 125 for nine.
The Australians dominate the ranking chart as besides top-ranked Beth Mooney, two other from the country -- skipper Meg Lanning and Alyssa Healy (6th) -- feature in the top 10.
In the process, Jemimah became the youngest player to complete 1000 T20 international runs. She did it in 21 years and 32 days.
Consistent rains have once again came into play as the first T20 between Australia women and India women has been called off. India were at 131/4 in 15.2 overs when rain gods came in.
Australian women play a three-match T20 international series vs India. Can Harmanpreet Kaur's team win the series? Follow AUS vs IND live.
India will play Australia in three T20 internationals on October 7, 9 and 10. India women are coming after dominating the one-off pink-ball Test against Aussies.
The Bengal wicketkeeper-batter is the seventh Indian to sign for Australia’s premier T20 league for women. Richa will be replacing South African Lizelle Lee.
India opener Smriti Mandhana is batting at an unbeaten career-best 80. Giving her company is Punam Raut who is batting at 16 not out.
World No.1 T20 batter Shafali has played under Sixers coach Sawyer in the recently-concluded The Hundred at Birmingham Phoenix. It will also be Radha's maiden WBBL outing.
Jhulan Goswami's figures of 3/37 in India's win earned her the player of the match. The 38-year-old also hit the winning four that ended Australia's 26-match unbeaten streak.
The loss against India broke Australia women's 26-match unbeaten streak on Sunday. This was also India women's highest-ever run chase in ODIs.
India women's ODI vice-captain Harmanpreet Kaur, who missed the first game due to an injury, will not be available for the second match too.
India's Deepti Sharma also gained places to be at No.4 and No.6 in ICC Women's T20I all-rounders and bowling charts respectively
Smriti Mandhana, Harmanpreet Kaur, Deepti Sharma, Jemimah Rodrigues and Poonam Yadav could also be in demand for their services in WBBL
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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