Sophie Devine could not have hoped for a better day after she stepped in to captain New Zealand Women against India, scored an 18-ball half-century and led the team to an eight-wicket win in the first Twenty20 International.
Mithali Raj played a captain's innings to lead India Women to an eight-wicket win over New Zealand women in the fourth One-Day International in Bangalore as they successfully chased down a target of 221.
Australia and New Zealand will make history when they play the first ever day-night Test later this year using a specially tested pink ball, as we report in our latest Cricket World TV news update bulletin.
Jhulan Goswami struck a vital half-century and then bowled an economical spell as India Women beat New Zealand Women by 17 runs in their first ICC Women's Championship One-Day International in Bangalore.
England's high got a new spike when they won the lone Twenty20 International against New Zealand by 56 runs after setting the latter a target of 192 and dismissing them for just 135 at the Old Trafford.