Tournament favourites Australia have suffered a major setback on the eve of their Women’s World Cup semi-final against the West Indies on Wednesday.
The Australian Women’s team defeated the England Women after a great team tournament to take the Women’s World T20 title in the West Indies for the fourth.
The Aussie Women’s team claimed a record fourth ICC Women’s World T20 title by trouncing a strong England Women’s side in the final of the ICC Women’s World T20 title at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua on Saturday.
Watch the highlights of Australia Women’s run to the semi-finals of the ICC Women’s World T20 where they will face off against home team West Indies in the first of the two semis in Antigua.
Wicketkeeper-batter Alyssa Healy suffered a concussion during Australia’s final group stage match against India last Saturday, and is keen to recover in time for her team’s semi-final clash against the West Indies Women on Thursday.
The West Indies Women powered into the semi-finals of the Women’s World T20 with a crushing win over Sri Lanka.
Australia cruised to their third win out of three in the ICC Women’s World T20 with a convincing 33-run victory over New Zealand to secure a spot in the semi-finals.
Australia Women strolled to a comfortable 52-run victory in Guyana as the pre-tournament favourites proved their credentials in their first match of the Women’s World T20.