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Proteas Women fall short in final

Australia won the Women’s T20 World Cup for the sixth time when they beat South Africa by 19 runs in the final at Newlands on Sunday. Opening batter Beth Mooney anchored the Australian innings, scoring an unbeaten 74 in a total of 156-6. South Africa were never up with the required run rate and were restricted…

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Proteas poised for Aussie showdown

South Africa’s women cricketers will go where none of their male counterparts have gone when they contest their very first World Cup final at Newlands in Cape Town on Sunday. The hosts reached the final of the Women’s T20 World Cup with a thrilling six-run win over England but now they will be up against…

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Brits stars as Proteas Women upset England

South Africa beat England by six runs at Newlands on Friday to set up a Women’s T20 World Cup final against Australia. Chasing 165 to win, England fell short as Ayabonga Khaka took 4-29 and Shabnim Ismail claimed 3-27, including bowling a nerveless final over when England required 13 runs to win. Earlier, Laura Wolvaardt (53)…

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Proteas women on the brink of playoffs

A victory over Bangladesh in tonight's final ICC Women’s T20 World Cup group stage clash will see the Proteas through to the semi-finals of the competition. The Proteas looked dead and buried after a hefty six-wicket defeat to Australia, but New Zealand's rout of Sri Lanka in their clash on Sunday gave South Africa a chance…

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Proteas Women ready to battle Australia

An eagerly awaited contest is set to entertain fans this evening when hosts South Africa face champions Australia in the ICC Women's T20 World Cup. Tonight's match-up will entail some spice and a hint of revenge, as the two teams do battle for the first time in a T20I since the Aussies knocked the Proteas out…

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