ICC Women's World Twenty20 2009

The first ladies

The ICC's panel of experts picked the best XI from the players in the Women's World Twenty20. Here's the XI and what they did in the tournament

England v New Zealand, ICC Women's World Twenty20 final, Lord's

Impressive England continue to widen the gap

The ominous question still lingers: is the win a sign that England are going to dominate cricket for the next decade, and what could that mean for the future of other nations?

Alice Dean

ICC Women's World Twenty20 2009

Are we being foolishly optimistic?

Despite the merger with the men's tournament, support for the women's game has been far from forthcoming

Alice Dean

England v Australia, 2nd semi-final, World Twenty20

Do it for Rolton

Although she has won three World Cups with Australia, as captain her side came fourth in their worst-ever finish in March