Beth Mooney hit an unbeaten 86 off 56 balls as Australia retained the Women's Ashes in emphatic style with a six-wicket victory in the first T20I at North Sydney Oval
The Women's Ashes is set to begin on Sunday with England aiming to maintain their World Cup-winning form, but the weather may yet scupper the opening match
The Women's Ashes begins on Sunday in Brisbane. Here is a reminder of how the format works and how the two squads shape up
A wishlist from players from each of the top eight teams after a very successful World Cup
For the first time ever, a team other than Australia, England or New Zealand have won a world event. West Indies broke up the cartel by chasing an improbable target against one of women's cricket
It was a game too late to change the outcome of the Women's Ashes, but England finally produced the run-chase they required to defeat their Australian counterparts
Australia completed a comprehensive victory in the sole Test match to take an 8-2 lead in the women's Ashes series
Barring an unlikely procession of wickets, England will have to dig deep to make history to win the Women's Test match
An all-round display from Ellyse Perry earned Australia the lead in the Women's Ashes as they claimed the one-day series 2-1, giving them a 4-2 points advantage on England
It was one of those days - one of those days that happens with alarming regularity - on which Meg Lanning made cricket look so much easier than everyone else she shared the field with
Charlotte Edwards admitted other teams have "much more of a power aspect to their games" after England ended the Women's World T20 without a single six
Australia's hat-trick of World T20 titles could not have been secured in more convincing style as they out-muscled England in a faultless performance
The threat of some inclement weather later on persuaded Meg Lanning to put England in to bat after winning the toss in Mirpur
Meg Lanning, Australia's captain, admitted the atmosphere on the pitch would be "feisty" for their World T20 final against England
Nicole Bolton starred for Australia with 124 off 152 balls to become the highest scoring debutant for Australia in women's ODIs as the hosts kept their Ashes hopes alive.
England took one step closer towards retaining the women's Ashes in Melbourne as they triumphed in the first ODI by seven wickets, going 8-0 up in the points-based multi-format series
Charlotte Edwards has achieved a huge amount in her career but she put regaining the Ashes as among her finest moments after England secured the multi-format series with a match to spare.
Sarah Taylor led England to a comfortable victory in the opening T20 of the Women's Ashes to extend England's overall lead in the series.
England took the lead in the women's Ashes series with an expertly paced run chase at Hove. Needing 204 in 36 overs after the match was reduced due to a wet outfield they eased home with 16 balls to spare
England Women have been forced into a change for their squad for the ODI series with Australia after Georgia Elwiss failed to recover from a stress reaction in her back.
Having been in danger of following-on two days ago, England were content to settle for two points for a draw in the Ashes Test after declining to make an attempt at a target of 249 in 45 overs at Wormsley