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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.

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...
1978 Women's Cricket World Cup

The 1978 Women’s Cricket World Cup

  The success of the 1973 Women's Cricket World Cup helped prove the concept was viable, driving the creation of a men's tournament in 1975....
2006 icc champions trophy

2006 ICC Champions Trophy

In 2006, the Champions Trophy took place in India for the first time after the 2002 edition of the tournament had been moved to...

WHITE FERNS’ World Cup Record

Australia, England, and New Zealand are the only teams to have featured at every Women's Cricket World Cup which puts them streets ahead in...

2004 ICC Champions Trophy

The 2004 ICC Champions Trophy took place in England during the month of September, when international cricket is traditionally quiet. Again, 12 teams competed...