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Women’s Stars Being Used As Pawns By CA

Despite being the current standard bearers in women’s cricket, it looks like no Australian’s will be taking part in the upcoming Women’s T20 Challenge in Jaipur.

While players from England, New Zealand and the West Indies will all appear in the three-team mini tournament, which takes place in the shadow of the IPL Playoffs, the absence of  Ellyse Perry, Alyssa Healy, Meg Lanning et al was quickly noted.

The reason for their omission seems even more petty than one might at first imagine.

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Podcast: England Women’s Cricket in 2019

Telegraph Cricket Reporter and BBC Broadcaster Izzy Westbury shares her thoughts on the England Women’s teams tour of India and Sri Lanka, their summer series against the West Indies and Australia, as well as the state of the women’s domestic game.

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World Cup Win Just The Start?

An England team winning the World Cup is a rare thing.

In my life time I can only think of four occasions where an England team (or any other home nation for that matter) has won a World Cup – the 2003 Rugby World Cup and, now, a third ICC Women’s World Cup.

Sunday’s victory for Heather Knight and her team was not just significant because, as a sporting nation, we so rarely get to celebrate team success of this nature, but also because of the opportunities it has now presented.

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One Stump Short Podcast: Episode 17

Writer and broadcaster Isabelle Westbury (@IzzyWestbury) joins me on the latest episode of the One Stump Short Podcast to discuss the Women’s World Cup and the future of women’s cricket in England.

The pair also share their thoughts on the weeks pink ball experiment in the County Championship.

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One Stump Short Podcast: Episode 13

Writer and broadcaster Adam Collins (@CollinsAdam) of ABC Grandstand, ESPN Cricinfo, Wisden Almanack and more joins me to discuss the contractual stalemate between Cricket Australia and its players.

We also discuss the upcoming Women’s World Cup, Dale Steyn’s absence from South Africa’s tour of England this summer and the retirements of Pakistani stars Misbah-Ul-Haq and Younis Khan.

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NOTE: Sorry about the slight sound issues on my end…

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