The accidental White Fern and her broken digits
White Fern offspinner Leigh Kasperek is quietly becoming known as one of the world’s best spin bowlers, even though she keeps breaking the tools of her trade.
Mithali Raj: From Lincoln to Bollywood
These days she’s a global superstar with a social media following in the millions who is having a Bollywood movie made about her life. Fair to say a lot has changed since Indian cricket captain Mithali Raj slept in a South Island university dorm.
Devine out to stage Big Bash intervention
Women’s Big Bash League player of the year Sophie Devine isn’t ready to reflect on her staggering feats just yet.
Cricket’s pay agreement a start - but gap is still wide
A new three-year payment agreement for women cricketers in New Zealand may be a breakthrough, but the gap between men and women is still wide.
‘Support Women’s Sport Basin Reserve’ bid stumbles
The crusade to raise $50,000 to rename Wellington’s iconic cricket ground the ‘Support Women’s Sport Basin Reserve’ has fallen short.
‘Bold’ new name for Basin Reserve?
There’s a bold push for Wellington’s cricket ground to be renamed ‘Support Women’s Sport Basin Reserve’.
The women who will make the next World Cup happen
The Women’s Cricket World Cup 2021 is still 18 months away - but key moves to ensure its success are happening now.
The strategic case for gender equity on sports boards
Introducing gender quotas for sports boards is far from being a nod to political correctness or a tick on some political agenda, says Women in Sport Aotearoa’s Rachel Froggatt.