newscricket9 days ago

VIDEO | Anuja Patil given out for field obstruction despite ball not touching the wickets

Despite being one of the world’s oldest sports, Cricket has never seized to amaze people with the rarest of occurrences on field. India’s Anuja Patil saw herself amidst one such instance on Sunday when the third umpire adjudged her out for obstructing field after the soft signal went her way.
SportsCafe Desk
reportcricket10 days ago

India Women book Asia Cup final spot with convincing win against Pakistan

India Women achieved an easy victory in a low scoring match against Pakistan Women by 7 wickets and maintained their unbeaten streak to reach the final of the Asia Cup. Ekta Bisht, who picked up 3 wickets for 14 runs, did the trick for Indian team with the ball and was adjudged player of the match.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket12 days ago

India women beat Sri Lanka to seal semi-final berth against Pakistan

The Indian women’s team bounced back from a surprise defeat against Bangladesh as they beat Sri Lanka to seal a semi-final spot against Pakistan at the 2018 Women's Asia Cup. India beat the Sri Lankans by seven wickets as the latter were bowled out for a paltry total of 107 runs.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket15 days ago

Indian Women’s team continue their winning run in Asia Cup with win over Thailand

The India Women cricket team has continued their winning streak in the Asia Cup T20, with an emphatic 66-run win over Thailand Women cricket team. Skipper Harmanpreet Kaur was adjudged the player of the match for scoring unbeaten 27 runs off 17 balls and then taking 3 wickets for just 11 runs.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket16 days ago

Women's Asia Cup | Explosive Mithali and bowlers lead India to humongous 142-run win over Malaysia

Indian women’s cricket team started their Asia Cup campaign on a great note as they ran riot at the Kinrara Academy Oval to beat hosts Malaysia by 142 runs by bowling them out for just 27 runs in 13.4 overs. Mithali Raj played a huge role in the win as she top-scored with 97 runs off only 69 balls.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa month ago

VIDEO | Horrible umpiring sees player given out on No Ball in Women’s IPL

Poor umpiring has been one of the biggest downfalls in Indian Premier League this season but when BCCI had a chance to start things afresh in the Women’s T20 Challenge, they failed miserably. Trailblazers’ Beth Mooney was given marching orders despite replays clearly showing the bowler overstepping.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa month ago

Indian team have been waiting for long to play in IPL, reveals Harmanpreet Kaur

Ahead of her first ever IPL match Harmanpreet Kaur, who will be captaining Supernovas, has revealed that Indian Women's cricket team has been waiting for a long time to feature in a league like IPL. Kaur and Smriti Mandhana sounded confident that India have players to start a separate Women's IPL.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa month ago

BCCI put together impressive line-up for Women’s T20 Challenge

The BCCI have announced the squads for the Women’s T20 Challenge which has been scheduled to be played ahead of the first IPL qualifier at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on May 22. The one-off match will feature 26 players, including 10 cricketers from Australia, England, and New Zealand.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa month ago

IPL 2018 | Harmanpreet Kaur and Smriti Mandhana to lead teams before IPL qualifier 1

Harmanpreet Kaur and Smriti Mandhana have been named captains for the women’s exhibition Twenty20 match, which is scheduled to be played before the first IPL qualifier. BCCI announced the decision on Tuesday, which will be a stepping stone towards conducting a full-fledged IPL like women’s league.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa month ago

BCCI announces T20 exhibition match to be played at the Wankhede

The IPL governing council recently announced their plan to host an IPL-style women’s T20 exhibition match at the Wankhede stadium in Mumbai ahead of the playoffs on May 22. The match will see four foreign players in each team and will be shown live from 2:30 pm on the day of the first qualifier.
SportsCafe Desk