Women's World Cup

India vs Australia: ICC appoints umpires for Women's T20 World Cup 2020 final

Kim Cotton and Ahsan Raza will stand as on-field umpires in the summit showdown, which sees four-time champions Australia take on first-time finalists India at the MCG. 

Mar 06, 2020, 10:50 AM IST

USA win Women's Football World Cup beating the Netherlands 2-0

The United States won a record-extending fourth women`s World Cup with a 2-0 victory over the Netherlands on Sunday as second-half goals from Megan Rapinoe and Rose Lavelle confirmed their status as the leading power in the women`s game.

Jul 07, 2019, 23:21 PM IST

Argentina knocks Scotland out of FIFA Women’s World Cup amid VAR controversy

The final goal of the match was the one that made the match controversial, as many questioned the decision of the Video Assistant Referee.

Jun 20, 2019, 09:28 AM IST

US favourites in toughest-ever FIFA Women's World Cup field

Hundreds of thousands of tickets have been sold and world governing body FIFA is banking on the women's game taking a huge step forward on the back of a successful tournament.

Jun 07, 2019, 08:16 AM IST

USA beat Mexico 3-0 in women's World Cup warm-up match

The US, who will go to France undefeated since January, struggled for much of the game against a resolute Mexican side but scored two late goals to put a more convincing sheen on the scoreline.

May 27, 2019, 00:14 AM IST

India to host FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup in 2020

This will be the second FIFA tournament India will be hosting, after the U-17 Men's World Cup in 2017.

Mar 16, 2019, 06:26 AM IST

Indian eves eye on-field success against New Zealand after end of off-field drama

India lost the home leg of the ICC Women's Championship series 2-1 to New Zealand during the last cycle that ran from 2014-2016.

Jan 23, 2019, 15:19 PM IST

Australia women's coach Alen Stajcic sacked five months before 2019 FIFA World Cup

Australia will be one of the favourites at the June 7 to July 7 World Cup, where they are one of the top six seeded nations at the tournament. 

Jan 19, 2019, 12:19 PM IST

ICC women's world T20 2018 schedule announced

The 10-team tournament, featuring three-time champions Australia, reigning ICC Women’s World Cup winners England, India, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Africa, Sri Lanka and defending champions the Windies, plus two qualifiers, will be played across three venues in the Caribbean.

Jun 25, 2018, 17:03 PM IST

Watch: England wicket-keeper Sarah Taylor gets ignored despite performing brilliant stumping

Taylor, 28, played a pivotal role for England as a wicket-keeper and also a batswoman. In the final against India, which England won by nine runs, she contributed with crucial 45 runs.

Sep 02, 2017, 20:08 PM IST

Jhulan Goswami's World Cup semifinal jersey to adorn walls of a sports museum

Jhulan's jersey will share the 7000 square feet space with the likes of Pele, Usain Bolt, Roger Federer, Abhinav Bindra, Sachin Tendulkar, Vishwanathan Anand, PV Sindhu, among others.

Aug 20, 2017, 20:16 PM IST

Shobhaa De faces wrath of Twitter after praying for Mithali Raj and Co to not get 'ruined' like their male counterparts

Mithali Raj and Co received a grand felicitation ceremony, first from sports minister Vijay Goel, then by the BCCI and even Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauded her team's performance in England.

Aug 02, 2017, 14:42 PM IST

Harmanpreet Kaur ruled out of England's T20 Super League due to shoulder injury

Harmanpreet recently arrived back to her hometown, Monga, where she received a rousing reception from her family and natives. 

Aug 01, 2017, 15:05 PM IST

Indian eves' skipper Mithali Raj presented BMW car by businessman V Chamundeswaranath in Hyderabad

The businessman today completed his promise by presenting Mithali with a BMW car in Hyderabad.

Aug 01, 2017, 12:42 PM IST

We may just be closer to women's IPL, feels Mithali Raj

For a women's IPL, the general standard of the game needs to be good and Mithali feels that it has happened as the statistics of this World Cup suggests.

Jul 26, 2017, 20:50 PM IST

Harmanpreet Kaur's mother explains why her daughter wears jersey no 84

Just recently, Punjab CM Amrinder Singh had announced a Rs. 5 Lakh cash reward to Harmanpreet and also offered her DSP's role in Punjab Police, honouring her perfromance at the World Cup.

Jul 25, 2017, 16:13 PM IST

After Harmanpreet Kaur, Sushma Verma offered DSP's post by HP Government

India lost to England by nine runs in the final at the Lord’s on Sunday.

Jul 25, 2017, 14:23 PM IST

Team India skipper Mithali Raj to be gifted BMW, confirms V Chamundeswaranath

Chamundeswaranath had also awarded India's Rio Olympics stars with a BMW car each.

 

Jul 25, 2017, 09:03 AM IST

India captain Mithali Raj bats for women's IPL-style league after World Cup heroics

Harmanpreet Kaur and Smriti Mandhana, two of India's WWC 2017 stars, have already played in WBBL T20 league in Australia.

Jul 24, 2017, 11:53 AM IST

Women’s World Cup Final: PM Narendra Modi tweets for each Indian player taking the field in final vs England

India are looking for their first World Cup win and England are searching for their fourth crown at the prestigious tournament.

Jul 23, 2017, 15:19 PM IST