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 England Women’s run to the semi-finals of the ICC Women’s World T20 where they will face off against India in the second of the two semis in Antigua.
The Proteas Women failed with the bat for the third time in the Women’s World T20 tournament in the West Indies, and Friday’s loss to the England Women’s side by seven wickets sees the Proteas eliminated from the tournament.
South Africa’s hopes in the Women’s World T20 hang on their batters coming to the party, and that requires the Proteas Women to click into the right mind frame.
The fourth match of the Women’s World T20 between the England Women and Sri Lankan Women, scheduled to be played at Gros Islet in the West Indies, has been abandoned without a ball being bowled due to heavy rains.
England bounced back from defeat against the Proteas Women to beat the New Zealand Women by 54 runs.
It’s been a record-breaking year in women’s T20Is, with five of the six highest totals in history being recorded in 2018.
Having been on the wrong end of two world-record batting innings, the Proteas Women will be fighting for their pride when they meet England in the triangular series on Saturday afternoon.
The English Women followed the lead of their male counterparts’ ODI heroics by smashing a world record T20I score.
The Proteas Women suffered the horror of twice conceding a record number of runs in a T20I in a single day at Taunton.
The England Women’s team have risen to fourth place in the ICC rankings after beating South Africa 2-1 in their ODI series.
England responded strongly to their defeat in the first ODI, as Sarah Taylor and Tammy Beaumont struck hundreds to help set up a 69-run win against the Proteas.
Proteas captain Dane van Niekerk blamed ill-disciplined bowling and batting for her side’s second ODI defeat against England on Tuesday.