Women's Big Bash League

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Perth Scorchers’ WBBL triumph thrills but finals format fails to fire | Megan Maurice
Adding an extra finals match like the IPL could create more excitement at the pointy end of the season

Megan Maurice

28, Nov, 2021 @3:06 AM

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Diversity a boon for women’s cricket as Indian cohort elevate WBBL quality | Megan Maurice
Smriti Mandhana’s record-equalling runs and Harmanpreet Kaur’s domination headlined India’s growing presence

Megan Maurice

26, Nov, 2021 @7:00 PM

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Indian contingent promises excitement as Australia gears up for WBBL season seven| Geoff Lemon
A new generation of young and clear-eyed strikers are set to light up the Big Bash for the first time

Geoff Lemon

13, Oct, 2021 @10:13 PM

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WBBL 2020 final: Sydney Thunder stun Melbourne Stars – as it happened
Sydney Thunder skittled Melbourne Stars for just 86 on their way to a one-sided WBBL final victory

Geoff Lemon

28, Nov, 2020 @11:31 AM

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Sydney Thunder beat Brisbane Heat: Women's Big Bash League semi-final – as it happened
Brisbane Heat suffered a dramatic batting collapse to hand Sydney Thunder a 12-run win and a berth in Saturday’s WBBL final

Scott Heinrich

26, Nov, 2020 @11:35 AM

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Sammy-Jo Johnson: 'The only way we’re going to move forward is by people speaking up' | Emma Kemp
The Sydney Thunder all-rounder talks frankly about her father’s death and a desire to intensify the growing conversation about mental health issues

Emma Kemp

25, Nov, 2020 @4:30 PM

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Melbourne Stars beat Perth Scorchers: Women's Big Bash League semi-final – as it happened
The Melbourne Stars reached their first WBBL final with a seven-wicket win over Perth Scorchers at North Sydney Oval

Scott Heinrich

25, Nov, 2020 @11:16 AM

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Marizanne Kapp recovering after heart scare during Sixers' WBBL game
Sydney Sixers allrounder Marizanne Kapp is awaiting test results after being taken to hospital following a heart scare during a Women’s Big Bash League game on Wednesday

Guardian sport and agencies

11, Nov, 2020 @11:23 PM

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Cricket prepares for mental health challenges thrown up by hub life | David Schout
Cricket Australia is a leader in the space but almost 150 days inside hubs this summer is a tough prospect

David Schout

07, Nov, 2020 @7:00 PM

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WBBL: Ellyse Perry returns for Sixers as Thunder take a knee for Black Lives Matter
Australia’s star allrounder lost eight months of cricket but none of her nerve, while another team supported Black Lives Matter.

Agencies and Guardian sport

27, Oct, 2020 @12:14 AM

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Heather Knight on Big Bash quarantine: 'It is a little bit like a prison, I won’t lie'
The England captain has had to improvise during a two-week hotel room stint in preparation for the start of the 2020 WBBL season

Emma Kemp

16, Oct, 2020 @7:00 PM

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How Cricket Australia's $1bn TV mirage has cost the game dear
Seven’s threat to pull out of the much-touted deal exposes its weaknesses as many games risk being consigned to pay-TV this summer

Geoff Lemon

12, Sep, 2020 @12:13 AM

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