ICC Women's T20 World Cup

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ICC Women's T20 World Cup
Administrator International Cricket Council
Format WT20I
First edition 2009 Flag of England.svg  England
Latest edition 2020 Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
Next edition 2022 Flag of South Africa.svg  South Africa
Tournament format Round robin and knockout
Number of teams10
Current championFlag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
Most successfulFlag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia (5 titles)
Most runs Flag of New Zealand.svg Suzie Bates (929) [1]
Most wickets Flag of England.svg Anya Shrubsole (41) [2]
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The ICC Women's T20 World Cup is the biennial international championship for women's Twenty20 International cricket. [3] [4] The event is organised by the sport's governing body, the International Cricket Council (ICC), with the first edition having been held in England in 2009. For the first three tournaments, there were eight participants, but this number has been raised to ten from the 2014 edition onwards. At each tournament, a set number of teams qualify automatically, with the remaining teams determined by the World Twenty20 Qualifier. Australia, having won the tournament five times, are the most successful team.

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Qualification

Qualification is determined by the ICC Women's Twenty20 international rankings and a qualification event, the Women's World Twenty20 Qualifier. Until 2014, six teams were determined by the top six teams of the ICC Women's Twenty20 International rankings at the time of the draw and the remaining two places determined by a qualification process. In 2014 edition, six places were determined by the top eight teams of the ICC Women's T20I rankings, with the host country and three qualifiers joining them in the tournament. 2016 onwards, seven places were determined by the top eight teams of the ICC Women's T20I rankings, with the host country and two qualifiers joining them in the tournament

Summary

YearHost nation(s)Final venueFinal
winnersResultRunners-up
2009
Details
Flag of England.svg
England
London Flag of England.svg  England
86/4 (17 overs)
England won by 6 wickets
Scorecard
Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand
85 (20 overs)
2010
Details
WestIndiesCricketFlagPre1999.svg
West Indies
Bridgetown Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
106/8 (20 overs)
Australia won by 3 runs
Scorecard
Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand
103/6 (20 overs)
2012
Details
Flag of Sri Lanka.svg
Sri Lanka
Colombo Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
142/4 (20 overs)
Australia won by 4 runs
Scorecard
Flag of England.svg  England
138/9 (20 overs)
2014
Details
Flag of Bangladesh.svg
Bangladesh
Dhaka Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
106/4 (15 overs)
Australia won by 6 wickets
Scorecard
Flag of England.svg  England
105/8 (20 overs)
2016
Details
Flag of India.svg
India
Kolkata WestIndiesCricketFlagPre1999.svg  West Indies
149/2 (19 overs)
West Indies won by 8 wickets
Scorecard
Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
148/5 (20 overs)
2018
Details
WestIndiesCricketFlagPre1999.svg
West Indies
North Sound Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
106/2 (15.1 overs)
Australia won by 8 wickets
Scorecard
Flag of England.svg  England
105 (19.4 overs)
2020
Details
Flag of Australia (converted).svg
Australia
Melbourne Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia
184/4 (20 overs)
Australia won by 85 runs
Scorecard
Flag of India.svg  India
99 (19.1 overs)
2022
Details
Flag of South Africa.svg
South Africa

Performance of teams

TeamAppearancesBest performanceStatistics [5]
TotalFirstLatestPlayedWonLostTieNRWin%
Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia 7 2009 2020 Champions (2010, 2012, 2014, 2018, 2020)382981(1)077.63
Flag of England.svg  England 7 2009 2020 Champions (2009)332481(0)074.24
WestIndiesCricketFlagPre1999.svg  West Indies 7 2009 2020 Champions (2016)3018120060.00
Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 7 2009 2020 Runners-up (2009, 2010)3222100068.75
Flag of India.svg  India 7 2009 2020 Runners-up (2020)3117140054.83
Flag of South Africa.svg  South Africa 7 2009 2020 Semi-finals (2014, 2020)2711160040.74
Flag of Sri Lanka.svg  Sri Lanka 7 2009 2020 First Round (2009–2020)278190029.62
Flag of Pakistan.svg  Pakistan 7 2009 2020 First Round (2009–2020)287200125.92
Flag of Bangladesh.svg  Bangladesh 4 2014 2020 First Round (2014–2020)172150011.76
Cricket Ireland flag.svg  Ireland 3 2014 2018 First Round (2014–2018)13013000.00
Flag of Thailand.svg  Thailand 1 2020 2020 First Round (2020)403010.00

Note:

Team results by tournament

The table below provides an overview of the performances of teams in the ICC World Twenty20. For each tournament, the number of teams in each finals tournament (in brackets) are shown.

Legend
Team Flag of England.svg
2009
(8)
WestIndiesCricketFlagPre1999.svg
2010
(8)
Flag of Sri Lanka.svg
2012
(8)
Flag of Bangladesh.svg
2014
(10)
Flag of India.svg
2016
(10)
WestIndiesCricketFlagPre1999.svg
2018
(10)
Flag of Australia (converted).svg
2020
(10)
Total
Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia SFCCCRUCC7
Flag of Bangladesh.svg  Bangladesh ×××R1R1R1R14
Flag of England.svg  England CR1RURUSFRUSF7
Flag of India.svg  India SFSFR1R1R1SFRU7
Cricket Ireland flag.svg  Ireland ×××R1R1R13
Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand RURUSFR1SFR1R17
Flag of Pakistan.svg  Pakistan R1R1R1R1R1R1R17
Flag of South Africa.svg  South Africa R1R1R1SFR1R1SF7
Flag of Sri Lanka.svg  Sri Lanka R1R1R1R1R1R1R17
Flag of Thailand.svg  Thailand ×××R11
WestIndiesCricketFlagPre1999.svg  West Indies R1SFSFSFCSFR17

Entry of players in groups

YearDebutantsTotal
2009 Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia, Flag of England.svg  England, Flag of India.svg  India, Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand, Flag of Pakistan.svg  Pakistan, Flag of South Africa.svg  South Africa, Flag of Sri Lanka.svg  Sri Lanka, WestIndiesCricketFlagPre1999.svg  West Indies 8
2010 none0
2012 none0
2014 Flag of Bangladesh.svg  Bangladesh, Cricket Ireland flag.svg  Ireland 2
2016 none0
2018 none0
2020 Flag of Thailand.svg  Thailand 1
Total11

Other results

Results of host teams

YearHost TeamFinish
2009 Flag of England.svg  England Champions
2010 WestIndiesCricketFlagPre1999.svg  West Indies Semi Finalists
2012 Flag of Sri Lanka.svg  Sri Lanka Round 1
2014 Flag of Bangladesh.svg  Bangladesh Round 1
2016 Flag of India.svg  India Round 1
2018 WestIndiesCricketFlagPre1999.svg  West Indies Semi Finalists
2020 Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia Champions

Results of defending champions

YearDefending championsFinish
2010 Flag of England.svg  England Round 1
2012 Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia Champions
2014 Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia Champions
2016 Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia Runners-up
2018 WestIndiesCricketFlagPre1999.svg  West Indies Semi Finalists
2020 Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia Champions

Records

Team records

Highest innings totals

ScoreBatting teamOppositionVenueDateScorecard
195/3 (20 overs)Flag of South Africa.svg  South Africa Flag of Thailand.svg  Thailand Canberra, Australia28 February 2020 Scorecard
194/5 (20 overs)Flag of India.svg  India Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand Providence, Guyana9 November 2018 Scorecard
191/4 (20 overs)Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia Cricket Ireland flag.svg  Ireland Sylhet, Bangladesh27 March 2014 Scorecard
189/1 (20 overs)Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia Flag of Bangladesh.svg  Bangladesh Canberra, Australia27 February 2020 Scorecard
187/5 (20 overs)WestIndiesCricketFlagPre1999.svg  West Indies Flag of Sri Lanka.svg  Sri Lanka Gros Islet, Saint Lucia16 November 2018 Scorecard
Updated: 1 March 2020 [6]

Lowest innings totals

ScoreBatting teamOppositionVenueDateScorecard
46 (14.4 overs)Flag of Bangladesh.svg  Bangladesh WestIndiesCricketFlagPre1999.svg  West Indies Providence, Guyana9 November 2018 Scorecard
58/9 (20 overs)Flag of Bangladesh.svg  Bangladesh Flag of England.svg  England Sylhet, Bangladesh28 March 2014 Scorecard
60 (16.5 overs)Flag of Pakistan.svg  Pakistan Flag of England.svg  England Taunton, England16 June 2009 Scorecard
65/9 (20 overs)Flag of Pakistan.svg  Pakistan Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand Basseterre, Saint Kitts & Nevis10 May 2010 Scorecard
69/8 (20 overs)Flag of Sri Lanka.svg  Sri Lanka Flag of England.svg  England Taunton, England14 June 2009 Scorecard
Updated: 1 March 2020 [7]

Individual records

Highest individual score

Runs BallsBatterBatting teamOppositionVenueDateScorecard
12665 Meg Lanning Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia Cricket Ireland flag.svg  Ireland Sylhet, Bangladesh27 March 2014 Scorecard
112*45 Deandra Dottin WestIndiesCricketFlagPre1999.svg  West Indies Flag of South Africa.svg  South Africa Basseterre, Saint Kitts & Nevis5 May 2010 Scorecard
108*66 Heather Knight Flag of England.svg  England Flag of Thailand.svg  Thailand Canberra, Australia26 February 2020 Scorecard
10351 Harmanpreet Kaur Flag of India.svg  India Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand Providence, Guyana9 November 2018 Scorecard
10160 Lizelle Lee Flag of South Africa.svg  South Africa Flag of Thailand.svg  Thailand Canberra, Australia28 February 2020 Scorecard

Updated: 1 March 2020 [8]

Best bowling figures

FiguresOversBowlerBowling teamOppositionVenueDateScorecard
5/53.4 Deandra Dottin WestIndiesCricketFlagPre1999.svg  West Indies Flag of Bangladesh.svg  Bangladesh Providence, Guyana9 November 2018 Scorecard
5/84.0 Suné Luus Flag of South Africa.svg  South Africa Cricket Ireland flag.svg  Ireland Chennai, India23 March 2016 Scorecard
5/163.5 Priyanka Roy Flag of India.svg  India Flag of Pakistan.svg  Pakistan Taunton, England13 June 2009 Scorecard
5/203.2 Julie Hunter Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia WestIndiesCricketFlagPre1999.svg  West Indies Colombo (RPS), Sri Lanka5 October 2012 Scorecard
4/93.4 Holly Colvin Flag of England.svg  England Flag of Pakistan.svg  Pakistan Galle, Sri Lanka27 September 2012 Scorecard

Updated: 1 March 2020 [9]

Records by tournament

Most runs in the tournament

YearPlayerPerformance details
2009 Flag of New Zealand.svg Aimee Watkins 200 runs
2010 Flag of New Zealand.svg Sara McGlashan 147 runs
2012 Flag of England.svg Charlotte Edwards 172 runs
2014 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Meg Lanning 257 runs
2016 WestIndiesCricketFlagPre1999.svg Stafanie Taylor 246 runs
2018 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Alyssa Healy 225 runs
2020 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Beth Mooney 259 runs

Most wickets in the tournament

YearPlayerPerformance details
2009 Flag of England.svg Holly Colvin 9 wickets
2010 Flag of India.svg Diana David
Flag of New Zealand.svg Nicola Browne
9 wickets
2012 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Julie Hunter 11 wickets
2014 Flag of England.svg Anya Shrubsole 13 wickets
2016 Flag of New Zealand.svg Leigh Kasperek
Flag of New Zealand.svg Sophie Devine
WestIndiesCricketFlagPre1999.svg Deandra Dottin
9 wickets
2018 WestIndiesCricketFlagPre1999.svg Deandra Dottin
Flag of Australia (converted).svg Ashleigh Gardner
Flag of Australia (converted).svg Megan Schutt
10 wickets
2020 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Megan Schutt 13 wickets

Awards

Player of the tournament

YearPlayerPerformance details
2009 Flag of England.svg Claire Taylor 199 runs
2010 Flag of New Zealand.svg Nicola Browne 9 wickets
2012 Flag of England.svg Charlotte Edwards 172 runs
2014 Flag of England.svg Anya Shrubsole 13 wickets
2016 WestIndiesCricketFlagPre1999.svg Stafanie Taylor 246 runs and 8 wickets
2018 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Alyssa Healy 225 runs
2020 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Beth Mooney 259 runs

Player of the final

YearPlayerPerformance details
2009 Flag of England.svg Katherine Brunt 3 wickets
2010 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Ellyse Perry 3 wickets
2012 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Jess Cameron 45 runs
2014 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Sarah Coyte 3 wickets
2016 WestIndiesCricketFlagPre1999.svg Hayley Matthews 66 runs and 1 wicket
2018 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Ashleigh Gardner 33 runs and 3 wickets
2020 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Alyssa Healy 75 runs and 1 catch

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