Ellyse Perry made significant inroads into England's top order

England v Australia, 3rd women's ODI, New Road

Lanning and Perry earn Australia Ashes lead

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

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Amy Satterthwaite top scored for New Zealand with 85

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Satterthwaite, Tahuhu gain NZ contracts

Amy Satterthwaite, Lea Tahuhu, Erin Bermingham and Anna Peterson have all been added to the list of centrally-contracted New Zealand women's cricketers for 2015-16

Nat Sciver top-scored in England's chase with 66

England Women v Australia Women, 1st ODI, Taunton

Sciver, Greenway guide England home

A series of moments of brilliance - rather than an excellent all-round performance - can take credit for England's win in the first match of the multi-format Ashes series at Taunton

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Indian players celebrate their 17-run win

India v NZ, 3rd women's T20I, Bangalore

Spinners, Krishnamurthy lead India to consolation win

India's spinners pulled New Zealand back from a strong start to set up a chase of 127, which was achieved in 19 overs with three wickets remaining for a consolation win

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Rachel Priest works the ball into the leg side

India v NZ, 2nd women's T20I

Priest 60 seals series win for NZ Women

Rachel Priest's maiden half-century in T20Is powered New Zealand Women to a six-wicket win against India Women in Bangalore, victory also sealing the series for the visitors

Ellyse Perry halted England's recovery by removing Arran Brindle

Women's Ashes 2015

Australia women eye Ashes success

Australia captain Meg Lanning and her squad leave for England on Monday night with great expectations, although recent history will be against them in their bid to regain the Women's Ashes

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Sophie Devine brings up her fifty in the company of Amy Satterthwaite

India v New Zealand, 1st Women's T20I

Devine slams fastest T20 fifty to floor India

Sophie Devine's 22-ball 70 handed New Zealand Women a massive eight-wicket win in the first T20I against India Women in Bangalore

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The victorious Australia Women's team

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CA rolls out Women's BBL schedule

The inaugural Women's Big Bash League will begin on December 5 and comprise of 59 matches from 51 days, Cricket Australia has announced

Nikhita Sanotra and Tanveer Gogada

Jhulan Goswami took 3 for 30

New Zealand Women in India 2015

We had to put in extra effort individually - Goswami

Jhulan Goswami believes that India Women put up a team effort to overturn the 1-2 deficit to win the ODI series against New Zealand Women and hopes they can carry the momentum into the upcoming series

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The Indian women's team poses with the trophy after their series win

India v New Zealand, 5th women's ODI, Bangalore

Bowlers, Kamini help India seal series

A collective bowling performance, followed by Thirush Kamini unbeaten 62, led India Women to a nine-wicket win to complete a 3-2 series victory in the final ODI against New Zealand Women in Bangalore