newscricket22 days ago

Women’s T20 World Cup | Georgia Wareham returns to national set-up; Alyssa Healy, Jess Jonassen included despite injuries

Australia have made a surprise call in their squad for the ICC Women's T20 World Cup in South Africa, including Georgia Wareham, who last played for the country in October 2021. The defending champions have also picked Alyssa Healy and Jess Jonassen, who were injured in India in their last series.
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newscricket1 month ago

INDW vs AUSW | Alyssa Healy ruled out of fifth T20I due to calf strain

Australia's stand-in captain Alyssa Healy will miss the fifth and final T20I game against India due to a calf strain she suffered during the fourth T20I. Stand-in vice captain Tahlia McGrath will lead her country in the absence of Healy for the first time in the final game of the series.
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newscricket2 months ago

IND-W vs AUS-W | Alyssa Healy to lead in Meg Lanning's absence with Tahlia McGrath as her deputy

Australia has named a 15-member squad for the five T20Is to be played in India in December, with Alyssa Healy named the skipper of the side for the first time in her career. Youngster Tahlia McGrath, who has emerged as an integral part of the team since her debut, will serve as Healy's deputy.
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newscricket4 months ago

Meg Lanning and Rachael Haynes departing hit me like a tonne of bricks, reveals captaincy prospect Alyssa Healy

Alyssa Healy has expressed her shock at the sudden departure of Meg Lanning and Rachael Haynes from the Australia squad. The batter stated she had gained quite some experience from her domestic captaincy stints and will be willing to apply those skills on the international stage as well.
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featurecricket10 months ago

Decoding the dominance of Australia Women’s cricket team

When Australia failed to make it to the final of the ODI World Cup in 2017 the Australian women’s team was considered to be losing its charm. However, the team scripted an era of dominance after that losing very few matches and then winning the next World Cup trophy without losing any game.
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newscricket10 months ago

WATCH | Mitchell Starc celebrates wife Alyssa Healy's hundred from the stands during World Cup final

Scoring a big hundred in the final of a World Cup event is a big achievement for any batsman and Alyssa Healy just did that in the final of Women’s World Cup 2022. Her husband Mitchell Starc was seen cheering her in a heartwarming gesture after Healy scored the 100th run of her innings.
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newscricket10 months ago

ICC Women’s World Cup 2022 | Australia lifts the title registering a dominant win over England by 71 runs

Australia women performed at their best in the final of World Cup 2022 and outplayed the England team by 71 runs lifting the trophy for the seventh time. Alyssa Healy played a vital role in the match scoring 170 runs from 138 balls helping the team post a total of 356/5 in the first innings.
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newscricket10 months ago

With Women’s IPL, India is going to be unbeatable in 10 years, predicts Alyssa Healy

Alyssa Healy, one of the finest women’s cricketers who is also known as Mitchell Starc’s wife, has predicted that a full-fledged Women's IPL would help India become an unbeatable side in 10 years. Recently, BCCI president Sourav Ganguly revealed that the Women's IPL could begin in 2023.
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newscricket1 year ago

ICC Women's ODI Rankings | Mithali Raj climbs to second spot, Smriti Mandhana retains position at sixth

Indian captain and star batter Mithali Raj reached the second spot while Smriti Mandhana has retained her sixth place in the recently released rankings by the International Cricket Council on Tuesday. consistent performances by Mithali Raj with the bat has helped her climb up the rankings.
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newscricket1 year ago

WBBL 2021 | Matches in Hobart remain uncertain with Tasmania set to go on a 3-day lockdown

The four matches of the Women’s Big Bash League scheduled to be played on October 19 and 20 remain uncertain with Tasmania set to go on a three-day lockdown. WBBL has stated that they are working with the Tasmanian government on options for upcoming matches scheduled during the three-day lockdown.
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