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Dilani Manodara plays a shot

Sri Lanka v West Indies, 1st Women's T20, Colombo

Sri Lanka take lead with D/L win

Sri Lanka women beat West Indies women by five runs in a rain-affected match in Colombo, to lead the three-match series 1-0

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Meg Lanning lifts the World T20 trophy with her team

Australia news

Substantial pay hike for Australia's women cricketers

Australia's female domestic players will receive a significant pay hike after Cricket Australia and state associations invested $600,000 in women's cricket

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Chamari Atapattu plays the flick

WI Women in Sri Lanka 2015

Prabodhini, Hasini added to SL Women T20 squad

Sri Lanka Women added Udeshika Prabodhani and Hasini Perera in their 14-member squad for the Twenty20 series against West Indies Women

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Hayley Matthews hammers the ball during her fifty

SL v WI, 4th women's ODI, Colombo

West Indies defend 156 to clinch series

A collective bowling performance, led by offspinner Hayley Mathews' 3 for 7, helped West Indies Women defend 156 against Sri Lanka Women and seal the series 3-1

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Charlotte Edwards outstanding form continued with an unbeaten 75

England news

Edwards named women's player of the year

Charlotte Edwards, the England women's captain, has been named player of the year for the second year running to further confirm her continued importance to the team

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Deandra Dottin plays a lofted shot during her 82

SL v WI, 1st women's ODI, Colombo

Dottin 84 leads WI women to win

Deandra Dottin's unbeaten 113-ball 84 helped West Indies women beat Sri Lanka women by five wickets in the first ODI in Colombo

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Chamari Atapattu plays the flick

West Indies women in Sri Lanka 2015

Chamari Atapattu ruled out of first two ODIs

Chamari Atapattu, the Sri Lanka women's captain, has been ruled out of the first two ODIs against West Indies after injuring her right hand

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New Zealand captain Haidee Tiffen answers questions from the media

New Zealand women in India 2015

Leigh Kasperek included in NZ women squad

Natalie Dodd, Maddie Green and Leigh Kasperek have been included in the New Zealand women's squad that will tour India for five ODIs and three T20 internationals in June

External view of the ECB offices at Lord's

Women's cricket

Kent women fail in unprecedented appeal

The ECB have announced that they are upholding the original on-field umpires' decision that the Kent's women's county championship match against Sussex ended in a tie, after Kent lodged an appeal against the result