newscricket4 months ago

Women’s Asia Cup Final | Twitter reacts as Richa Ghosh turns into prime MS Dhoni to save freakishly low ball

Wicket-keeping is an underrated skill in cricket and it can take players decades to master the art. Indian prodigy Richa Ghosh seems to already be on the path to greatness, as she proved with a breathtaking save using her extended leg after a ball stayed extremely low, much like MS Dhoni of yore.
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newscricket4 months ago

Internet reacts as Umpire fails to notice batter getting bowled despite her beginning to walk towards pavilion

Umpiring is an extremely tough job as umpires have to make their judgments based on real-time play and there is little room for error. However, the Women’s Asia Cup witnessed a moment where the umpire failed to notice the batter getting bowled despite the batter beginning to walk off.
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newscricket1 year ago

India Women tour of Australia | Mithali Raj to lead India in historic Day-Night Test as BCCI announces squads

Mithali Raj will be seen leading the women's team in the historic one-off Day-Night Test versus Australia Women, while Harmanpreet Kaur will continue to captain the T20I side. The Eves will play their first ever Day-Night Test at the WACA, Perth from September 30 to October 3.
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newscricket2 years ago

BCCI announce Annual Player Contracts for Women; Shafali Verma moves up a level

The BCCI, on Wednesday, announced the annual player contracts for the Women’s side for the 2020/21 season and the list saw Shafali Verma getting a promotion to Grade B from Grade C. The board cut down the number of players from 22 to 19, and awarded just 3 players a Grade A contract.
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featurecricket2 years ago

IND W vs SA W 2nd ODI | India Player Ratings - India avenge their opening loss with a spirited performance

After getting thrashed by the South Africa women team in the ODI series opener, India avenged the loss after heroics from arguably their biggest match-winners - Jhulan Goswami and Smriti Mandhana. Goswami's four-fer ensured that South Africa got bundled-out cheaply, and the batters did the rest.
Harshit Anand
featurecricket2 years ago

IND W vs SA W | India Player Ratings - South Africa steamroll past the Indian struggle

After being put to bat, India made a real mess of their start, losing wickets before veterans Harmanpreet Kaur and Mithali Raj bailed them out but they folded for just 177. However, South Africa showed exactly how to bat in these conditions, with an immaculate run-chase from their openers.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
featurecricket3 years ago

IND W vs AUS W | India Player Ratings - Ruthless Aussies demolish sorrow-faced India

The last time Australia batted first in a major final against India, things did not go well for the team in Blue. 17 years later, things were no different. The Aussies, right from the very first ball, blew a shell-shocked India out of the park with their aggression to clinch their fifth WT20 title.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket3 years ago

IND W vs AUS W | Australia training against slow spinners ahead of final, reveals Meg Lanning

Australia skipper Meg Lanning shared that the Kangaroos are training against slow spinners to counter India’s lethal spin attack as both the sides gear up to face-off in the World T20 final. Lanning asserted that their bowlers are ready to tackle everything the Indian batters throw at them.
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featurecricket3 years ago

IND W vs SL W | India Player Ratings - Spinners to the fore once again as India finish as table-toppers

A Radha Yadav-inspired spin masterclass followed by a Shafali Verma carnage helped India get the better of Sri Lanka in a stunning fashion, thus ending the group stage unbeaten. However, the form of Smriti Mandhana and Harmanpreet Kaur continue to be a big concern for the Indian side.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket3 years ago

India W vs BAN W - India Player Ratings - Under-cooked Bangladesh no match for immaculate India

No Smriti Mandhana? No problem. For the second game running, the Women in Blue produced a complete team performance to outclass their opponents and put one foot in the knockout stages. While Shafali and Poonam once again ran the show, the dance floor, particularly today, saw a lot of new entrants.
Anirudh Suresh