Women's Ashes 2015

Edwards the constant at a time of transformation

Charlotte Edwards has seen a transformation in England women's cricket and remains at the helm at the start of the multi-format Ashes series which begins with three Royal London ODIs - the first in Taunton on Tuesday

Charlotte Edwards and Colin Graves chat at a Chance to Shine event

Arya Yuyutsu

New Zealand women tour of India 2015

Contracts help NZ women make strides

NZC announced a mutually beneficial contracts system for last year which helps the players balance their commitments back home with the training they require

Suzie Bates had the best returns for New Zealand Women with three wickets

This one's for the girls

The HPCA academy in Dharamsala, India's first residential facility for women players, is setting a fine example for the rest of the country's cricket associations to follow

Girls from the HPCA Women's Academy play a game