This article was first written for and published by the Roar. It has been just over a week since Australia were named ICC T20 Women’s World Cup champions after defeating India in the final by 85 runs in front of 86,174 fans at the MCG. The day had several unforgettable moments. Alyssa Healy signalling her […]
The ICC T20 Women’s World Cup starts this Friday night in Sydney with the opening match between Australia and India at the Sydney Showground at 7pm. If I had to describe the way the T20 World Cup organising committee have approached this tournament and its organisation, I would use the word bold for a variety […]
This article was first written for and published by the Roar. In December last year when the Sydney Thunder WBBL team concluded their campaign with a loss to the Melbourne Renegades, cricket fans knew they were saying farewell to one legend of the game in Alex Blackwell. A guard of honour was formed by the […]
This article was first written for and published by The Roar. On Thursday morning the Australian squad was announced for the upcoming T20 Tri-Series and ICC T20 Women’s World Cup, set to begin on 21 February in Sydney and with games across the country. On paper the squad is extremely impressive, particularly when you consider […]
This article was first written for and published by the Roar. For the first time in several years cricketers participating in the WBBL had a welcome break over Christmas. In previous years the WBBL has coincided with the BBL and run over Christmas. This year, with the first-ever standalone tournament, the competition concluded in early […]
This article was first written for and published by The Roar. As 2019 draws to a close, there were plenty of big moments to celebrate in the women’s sport space. But given that we are witnessing a revolution in women’s sport at the moment, there is plenty to look forward to in 2020. Here are […]
This article was first written for and published by The Roar. It all comes down to this weekend for the Brisbane Heat, Adelaide Strikers, Perth Scorchers and Melbourne Renegades. By Sunday afternoon we will know who the champions are for WBBL05 after two blockbuster semi-finals on Saturday and the final on Sunday.
This article was first written for and published by the Roar. As the final weekend of the WBBL regular season approaches each game is crucial. There are three teams fighting it out for the final position on the ladder. Currently, the Brisbane Heat and the Adelaide Strikers are guaranteed a finals position. But given that […]
This article was first written for and published by The Roar. Earlier this week it was announced that Emily Smith from the Hobart Hurricanes had accepted a sanction from Cricket Australia for breaching article 2.3.2 of Cricket Australia’s anti-corruption code.
This article was first written for and published by The Roar. THe countdown is well and truly on to the ICC T20 Women’s World Cup. The Organising Committee celebrated 100 days to go this week with the announcement that Katy Perry will be playing at the final, which will be held on the eighth of […]