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England hold off Australia in a tense three-run win

England managed to overcome late attack from Australia as they completed a three run victory while defending 260 runs in the 19th match of ICC Women's World Cup in Bristol on Sunday.
10 July 2017

Australia trounce Pakistan to reach top of table

Ellyse Perry scored her second consecutive fifty while Kristen Beams and Ashleigh Gardner shared three wickets apiece as Australia trounced Pakistan by 159 runs in the 15th match of ICC Women's World Cup in Leicester.
6 July 2017

Perry, bowlers lift Australia to five wicket win

After Megan Schutt and Jess Jonnasen picked three wickets apiece to restrict New Zealand to 219 for nine, Ellyse Perry led the chase with a confident 71 run knock as Australia reached the target in 48.4 overs with five wickets in hand in the 10th match of ICC Women's World Cup in Bristol.
3 July 2017

Lanning's 152 overshadows Atapattu's 178 as Australia Women continue winning ways

A marathon knock of unbeaten 178 from Chamari Atapattu went in vain as Australia led by a 152-run knock from Meg Lanning chased down 258 runs in 43.5 overs with eight wickets in hand against Sri Lanka in the eighth match of ICC Women's World Cup in Bristol.
30 June 2017

Bolton century gets Australia Women off to winning start

Nicole Bolton smashed an unbeaten century as Australia Women chased down 205 runs against West Indies Women in the 39th over with eight wickets in hand in their ICC Women's World Cup clash in Taunton.
27 June 2017

Australia Women crush Pakistan by eight wickets

Sarah Aley and Jess Jonassen shared seven wickets between them as Australia Women dismissed Pakistan Women for 156 runs and later chased down the target in 23.2 overs with eight wickets in hand following an unbeaten 63 from Beth Mooney in the ICC Women's World Cup warm-up game in Leicester.
23 June 2017

Australia Women cruise to 103-run win over South Africa in warm-up game

Elyse Villani slammed 137 runs as Australia Women overpowered South Africa Women with a 103-run victory in their ICC Women's World Cup warm-up encounter in Oakham on Tuesday.
21 June 2017

Starc rested, O'Keefe dropped for Bangladesh Test series

Australia have announced a 13-man squad for the two Test tour against Bangladesh to be played between 27th August and 4th September.
16 June 2017

Stokes, Morgan end Australia's Champions Trophy campaign

Extraordinary batting performance from Ben Stokes and Eoin Morgan helped England get out of a sticky situation while chasing 278 as the Champions Trophy hosts won the game by 40 runs (D/L Method) much to the joy of Bangladesh, who now have progressed to the second semi finals spot from Group A.
11 June 2017

Chance for England to eliminate their Ashes rival - Match Preview

The Ashes might be due to begin later this year but the rivalry between both England and Australia is set to resume in Birmingham on Saturday when they meet each other in the 10th game of the ICC Champions Trophy.
10 June 2017

Rain denies Australia a win against Bangladesh

Heavy and continuous rain for 150 minutes ended Australia's hopes of registering their maiden victory in the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 tournament as only 16 overs were possible in the second innings of the fifth game against Bangladesh at The Oval.
6 June 2017

Australia, Bangladesh desperate for a win in a must win game - Match Preview

Both Australia and Bangladesh will be in a desperate search of a win when they take on each other in the fifth game of Champions Trophy at Kennington Oval on Monday.
5 June 2017

Rain leaves Australia-New Zealand game without result

Heavy rain lashed out at Edgbaston as the second game of the Champions Trophy between Australia and New Zealand was abandoned without a result, forcing both the teams to share the points between them equally.
2 June 2017

Focus shifts to Trans-Tasman battle - Australia v New Zealand - Match Preview

The Champions Trophy 2017 edition is all set to witness Trans-Tasman rivalry with the finalists of 2015 World Cup locking horns with each other in Birmingham.
2 June 2017

Australia-Pakistan warm-up game spoiled by rain

The preparations of Pakistan and Australia for the upcoming Champions Trophy was dampened by rain as only 62 deliveries were possible during their final warm-up game in Birmingham on Monday.
30 May 2017

Finch, Head guide Australia to tense last over finish against Sri Lanka

A blistering century from Aaron Finch followed by an unbeaten 85 from Travis Head proved enough as Australia managed to chase down 319 against Sri Lanka in the final over with two wickets in hand in the ICC Champions Trophy warm-up game at Kennington Oval.
27 May 2017

Shaun Tait answers questions on his career and Champions Trophy

Shaun Tait caught up with James Alder last week whilst commentating in India. Here he is, giving his take on his 15 year long career, the changes he saw in the game as well as taking a look at Australia's chances in the upcoming Champions Trophy.
26 May 2017

Wild Thing - Fast & Loose

James Alder writes about former Australian speedster Shaun Tait, his retirement and his achievements.
26 May 2017

England to play four warm-up games during their Ashes tour

Cricket Australia has confirmed the venues for the tour games to be played by England during their five-Test Ashes tour down under later this year.
25 May 2017

ICC Champions Trophy Team Preview - Australia aim for double glory amid pay dispute

Having won two titles in the last three editions, Australia have a golden opportunity to create history in the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy that kicks off on 3rd June.
25 May 2017