Women's cricket

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Alice Capsey fires Invincibles to victory against Superchargers on 18th birthday
Oval Invincibles completed a spectacular run chase to beat Northern Superchargers by nine wickets, Alice Capsey hitting a six to secure victory

Raf Nicholson at the Kia Oval

11, Aug, 2022 @8:42 PM

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When a player like Meg Lanning needs to ask for a break it should ring alarm bells | Megan Maurice
The Australia captain’s decision to step away against a backdrop of increasingly busy cricket schedules is worth reflecting on

Megan Maurice

11, Aug, 2022 @5:19 AM

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Women’s Hundred returns with new stars but prime-time pressure
As Oval Invincibles begin their title defence, players such as Ellyse Perry can help the competition to match its 2021 success

Raf Nicholson

10, Aug, 2022 @5:25 PM

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England’s Lisa Keightley will depart and leave ECB with crunch decision | Raf Nicholson
Optimism gave way to tournament lows: now someone new must ease the burden on captain Heather Knight’s shoulders

Raf Nicholson

09, Aug, 2022 @4:47 PM

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Tahlia McGrath plays amid Covid drama as Australia win Games cricket gold
Australia’s all-conquering women cricket team continued their dominance of the sport after edging out India in the Commonwealth Games final

Guardian sport

08, Aug, 2022 @12:47 AM

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New Zealand swat England aside in T20 Commonwealth Games bronze playoff
England’s lost heavily in their Commonwealth Games women’s T20 bronze medal playoff against New Zealand, who triumphed by eight wickets with 49 balls to spare

Andy Bull at Edgbaston

07, Aug, 2022 @1:50 PM

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England fall short in run chase as India reach Commonwealth Games T20 final
Smriti Mandhana scores 61 off 32 balls at Edgbaston to give India a four-run win over England in the Commonwealth Games T20 cricket semi-final

Geoff Lemon at Edgbaston

06, Aug, 2022 @7:03 PM

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Dane van Niekerk: ‘My feet gave way, I heard a snap – that was my World Cup’
South Africa captain laments a freak dog-feeding accident but hopes for better with the Oval Invincibles in the Women’s Hundred

Simon Burnton

06, Aug, 2022 @9:00 AM

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England breeze into Commonwealth Games semis with rout of New Zealand
England are rolling on through the Commonwealth Games after flattening New Zealand on the way to the semi-finals in a seven-wicket win

Andy Bull at Edgbaston

04, Aug, 2022 @8:17 PM

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Alice Capsey’s bat inspires England to victory over South Africa
The hosts won by 26 runs after scoring 167 for five in their 20 overs to all but qualify for the Commonwealth Games semi-finals

Geoff Lemon at Edgbaston

02, Aug, 2022 @7:02 PM

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Commonwealth Games T20 cricket: Mandhana helps India thrash Pakistan
Smriti Mandhana scored 50 off 31 balls as India beat Pakistan by eight wickets in the Commonwealth Games

Andy Bull at Edgbaston

31, Jul, 2022 @2:42 PM

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Alice Capsey shines as England’s T20 hopefuls chase down Sri Lanka total
Alice Capsey scored 44 runs off 45 balls as England chased down Sri Lanka’s 106 to win their Commonwealth Games opener by five wickets

Andy Bull at Edgbaston

30, Jul, 2022 @8:54 PM

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