Cricket

Thu 20 Feb 2020

T20 World Cup by the numbers

premium_icon T20 World Cup by the numbers

It’s the biggest show in town over the next few weeks and Sydney is hosting major games of the women’s T20 World Cup. Quick guide to the big event.

Women’s T20 World Cup team-by-team guides

premium_icon Women’s T20 World Cup team-by-team guides

Australia are the favourites; Thailand the Cinderella outfit; and at least six teams are realistic title contenders.

Smith not haunted by return to South Africa

premium_icon Smith not haunted by return to South Africa

Steve Smith has returned to South Africa and described what it’s like to be back in the country which was the scene of his darkest cricketing hour.

Aussies cop injury blow on eve of World Cup

premium_icon Aussies cop injury blow on eve of World Cup

The Australian team has received some bad news just ahead of the Women’s Twenty20 World Cup, with a key bowler ruled out.

Wed 19 Feb 2020

The Aussie bowler tipped to become the quickest of all time

The Aussie bowler tipped to become the quickest of all time

Tayla Vlaeminck shapes as Australia’s World Cup x-factor with former star Mel Jones declaring she can become the woman to break the 130km/h barrier.

Tue 18 Feb 2020

Healy fails in alarming final Cup hit-out

Healy fails in alarming final Cup hit-out

Australia has survived a huge scare against South Africa in a final over thriller after star slugger Alyssa Healy’s form slump crashed to a new low.

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