History makers: five trailblazing women from the history of cricket

Kirby Fenwick has been back in the archives and the history books to collate this list of five trailblazing women from the history of cricket. Australian cricket is brimming with trailblazing women. As players, administrators and journalists, these pioneers worked hard to build the foundations (and in some cases, the actual grounds) that today’s stars play …

Five moments in the history of women’s cricket you may not know about 

Last week, the Australian women’s cricket team released a remarkable video celebrating the very long history of women’s cricket in Australia. It was three minutes and forty-three seconds that brought tears to the eyes of this lover of women’s sport history.  Like most sports, the role of women in cricket—both on the field and off—has …