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Taking On The World

In 2017, the WHITE FERNS and BLACKCAPS will be taking on the world once again in the Women’s Cricket World Cup and Champions Trophy respectively.

In the weeks leading in to both these tournaments, we’ll be presenting the story of the contests through the years, highlighting the involvement and fortunes of our national teams.

Check back every week as we add another chapter to the history.

2013 ICC Champions Trophy

2013 ICC Champions Trophy

In 2013, England and Wales were the hosts of the Champions Trophy for the second time in the tournament’s history. As it was when...
1997 women's cricket world cup

The 1997 Women’s Cricket World Cup

During the 1993 Women’s Cricket World Cup in England, the International Women’s Cricket Council (IWCC) held a meeting at which India put forward their...

1998 ICC Champions Trophy

  The ICC Champions Trophy has been competed for since 1998, although it hasn’t always gone by that name. In its inaugural 1998 tournament it...
blackcaps champions trophy record

BLACKCAPS Champions Trophy Record

Two-time champions India have an impressive tournament record, compiling just seven losses across seven and a half tournaments. Another two-time champion, Australia, would've had a much...
1988 Women's Cricket World Cup

The 1988 Women’s Cricket World Cup

Australia won the 1978 and 1982 Women’s Cricket World Cups and had every right to be confident about completing their hat-trick as the tournament...
1982 Women's Cricket World Cup

The 1982 Women’s Cricket World Cup

  The 1982 Women's Cricket World Cup saw the tournament head to New Zealand first time. Although the International Women's Cricket Council took a more...