England Women tour of Australia 1999-00 News

  • Plenty riding on England's effort in World Cup

    England has more riding on its CricInfo Women's World Cup success than just winning the trophy when the tournament starts in two weeks time

  • Smithies quits: World Cup-winning captain resigns mid-tour

    In 1993 she was awarded the OBE for doing what Mike Brearley, Mike Gattingand Graham Gooch had been unable to achieve - leading an England cricketteam to victory in a World Cup Final

  • Connor succeeds Smithies as new England captain

    Clare Connor has been appointed Captain of the England Women's Cricket Teamfollowing the resignation of Karen Smithies, who stepped down after a seriesof disappointing performances during the current tour of Australia

  • England, Australia both lose to second elevens

    With the English women's team suffering the embarrassment of losing to the NSW first XI and then the NSW second XI this week, the Australian team has also had its hiccups in the leadup to tomorrow's one-day international at the Sydney Cricket Ground

  • England women falter in tour opener

    The English women's team got their tour of Australia and New Zealand off to ashaky start today with a five-wicket loss to Australian National Leaguechampions New South Wales at Old King's Oval, Parramatta, in western Sydney