Australian women storm into T20 semi finals

This story was first written and published for The Roar. The Australian Women’s Cricket team has one more pool match – against India on Sunday morning at 2am AEST – before they progress to the semi-finals of the ICC Women’s World T20 which is currently being contested in the Caribbean. The Aussies have been in […]

How I missed a historic Women’s Ashes performance

This article was first written and published for The Roar.  For the Konstantopoulos family, summer is synonymous with cricket. From when I was a little girl, I have plenty of fond memories playing backyard cricket with my dad and brothers, attempting classic catches into the pool during the hot days and also cuddling up to […]

Australia out to win number four at women’s World T20

This story was first written and published by the Roar.  The Australian women’s Cricket team will tomorrow play their first game of the ICC women’s World T20 in the Caribbean against Pakistan. Interestingly, it’s only the third time the Australian team has played in the Caribbean – the first was for a Test match back […]

This story was first written and published for the Roar. The Australian women’s cricket team have started the international summer with a bang, winning their first two matches in their T20 ODI series against New Zealand. That means that the Aussies have managed to seal the series before the final game for the first time […]

The summer of cricket starts at North Sydney Oval tonight

This article was first written and published for The Roar.  The summer of cricket well and truly begins tonight when the Australian women’s cricket team take on the New Zealand White Ferns in the first of three T20 matches taking place over the next week. The first game will take place at North Sydney Oval. […]

Standalone WBBL finals a big tick for Cricket Australia

This article was first written and published for The Roar. Yesterday, the fixtures for WBBL04 were announced by Cricket Australia and there have been some big developments. It seems that Cricket Australia has learnt from what worked last year and has made some changes which again prove that they are a sport that is passionate […]

Mary’s Wonder Women: Cricket, netball and State of Origin

This article was first written for and published for The Roar. My favourite thing that happened in women’s sport this week was watching history being made in India when the first ever IPL Women’s T20 challenge took place in Mumbai. I have to be honest, I didn’t really care about the result because the Supernovas […]

Mary’s Wonder Women: Summer is Coming

This article was first written for and published by The Roar. Winter may be fast approaching, but this week there have been plenty of exciting announcements made in the cricket space which have made me feel like summer is right around the corner. Let’s head straight to India, where next week Ellyse Perry, Alyssa Healy, […]

You can still be proud of the Australian cricket team

This article was first written and published for The Roar. ‘I do not want to watch cricket anymore.’ ‘How can anyone be proud of our Australian cricket team?’ ‘This incident is emblematic of a culture that has been festering in the Australian cricket team for some time now’. These are all statements that I have […]