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Women's One Day International (WODI) is the limited overs form of women's cricket. Matches are scheduled for 50 overs, equivalent to the men's game. The first women's ODIs were played in 1973, as part of the first Women's World Cup which was held in England. The first ODI saw the hosts beat an International XI. The 1,000th women's ODI took place between South Africa and New Zealand on 13 October 2016.[1]

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Involved nationsEdit

In 2006, the ICC announced that only the top-10 ranked sides would have Test and ODI status. During the 2011 Women's Cricket World Cup Qualifier Netherlands lost its One Day status by virtue of not finishing in the top 6 placings. As the top 4 teams with One Day status were not required to take part in this qualifying tournament, the top 6 in this tournament constituted the top 10 overall placings. Bangladesh replaced the Netherlands as one of the ten countries which currently have One Day status.[2] Countries which currently have One Day status are:

The following teams have also played ODIs, but currently do not have ODI status, although they may qualify to regain that status in the future.

There are also four other teams which once had ODI status, but no longer play such games. Three appeared only in the 1973 Women's Cricket World Cup. The four former ODI teams are:

RankingsEdit

Before October 2018, ICC did not maintain a separate Twenty20 ranking for the women's game, instead aggregating performance over all three forms of the game into one overall women's teams ranking.[3]In January 2018, ICC granted international status to all matches between associate nations and announced plan to launch separate T20I rankings for women.[4]In October 2018 the T20I rankings were launched with separate ODI rankings for Full Members.[5]

ICC Women's ODI Rankings
Rank Team Matches Points Rating
1   Australia 25 3,602 144
2   England 30 3,673 122
3   India 33 4,018 122
4   New Zealand 33 3,714 113
5   South Africa 42 4,097 98
6   West Indies 22 1,921 87
7   Pakistan 29 2,272 78
8   Sri Lanka 29 1,617 56
9   Bangladesh 13 632 49
10   Ireland 10 211 21
Reference: icc-cricket.com, espncricinfo.com, 13 May 2019

Team statisticsEdit

Team Span Matches Won Lost Tied NR % Won
  Australia 1973– 308 238 62 2 6 79.13
  Bangladesh 2011– 30 7 21 0 2 25.00
  Denmark 1989–1999 33 6 27 0 0 18.18
  England 1973– 321 189 120 2 10 61.09
  India 1978– 248 202 46 0 0 81.45
 International XI 1973–1982 18 3 14 0 1 17.64
  Ireland 1987–2014 145 39 100 0 6 28.05
  Jamaica 1973 5 1 4 0 0 20.00
  Japan 2003 5 0 5 0 0 0.00
  Netherlands 1984–2011 101 19 81 0 1 19.00
  New Zealand 1973– 317 160 149 2 6 51.76
  Pakistan 1997– 144 40 102 0 2 28.16
  Scotland 2001–2003 8 1 7 0 0 12.50
  South Africa 1997– 170 82 79 2 7 50.92
  Sri Lanka 1997– 149 55 89 0 5 38.19
  Trinidad and Tobago 1973 6 2 4 0 0 33.33
  West Indies 1979– 156 74 77 1 4 49.01
  Young England 1973 6 1 5 0 0 16.66
Source: Cricinfo, as 20 September 2014. The result percentage excludes no results and counts ties as half a win.

RecordsEdit

As 2 September 2015.

BattingEdit

Record First Second Ref
Most runs   Mithali Raj 6720   Charlotte Edwards 5992 [6]
Highest average (Min 20 innings)   Rachael Heyhoe-Flint 58.45   Lindsay Reeler 57.44 [7]
Highest score   Belinda Clark 229*   Deepti Sharma 188 [8]
Most centuries   Meg Lanning 11   Claire Taylor
  Karen Rolton
8 [9]
Most 50s   Mithali Raj 50   Charlotte Edwards 46 [10]

BowlingEdit

Record First Second Ref
Most Wickets   Jhulan Goswami 218   Cathryn Fitzpatrick 180 [11]
Best Average (min. 1000 balls bowled)   Gill Smith 12.53   Lyn Fullston 13.26 [12]
Best Economy rate (min. 1000 balls bowled)   Sue Brown 1.81   Sharon Tredrea 1.86 [13]
Best bowling figures   Sajjida Shah vs   Japan (2003) 7/4   Jo Chamberlain vs   Denmark (1991) 7/8 [14]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "South Africa and New Zealand to feature in 1000th women's ODI". ICC. 12 October 2016. Archived from the original on 13 October 2016. Retrieved 12 October 2016.
  2. ^ "Ireland and Bangladesh secure ODI status". ICC. Retrieved 24 November 2011.[permanent dead link]
  3. ^ "ICC Women's Team Rankings launched". International Cricket Council. Archived from the original on 25 December 2016. Retrieved 12 January 2017.
  4. ^ "Women's Twenty20 Playing Conditions" (PDF). International Cricket Council. Archived from the original (PDF) on 24 July 2011. Retrieved 9 February 2010.
  5. ^ "ICC Launches Global Women's T20I Team Rankings". 12 October 2018. Retrieved 13 October 2018.
  6. ^ "Women's One-Day Internationals / Batting records / Most runs in career". Cricinfo. Retrieved 2 September 2015.
  7. ^ "Women's One-Day Internationals / Batting records / Highest career batting average". Cricinfo. Retrieved 2 September 2015.
  8. ^ "Women's One-Day Internationals / Batting records / Most runs in an innings". Cricinfo. Retrieved 2 September 2015.
  9. ^ "Women's One-Day Internationals / Batting records / Most hundreds in a career". Cricinfo. Retrieved 2 September 2015.
  10. ^ "Women's One-Day Internationals / Batting records / Most fifties in career". Cricinfo. Retrieved 2 September 2015.
  11. ^ "Women's One-Day Internationals / Bowling records / Most wickets in career". Cricinfo. Retrieved 2 September 2015.
  12. ^ "Women's One-Day Internationals / Bowling records / Best career bowling average". Cricinfo. Retrieved 2 September 2015.
  13. ^ "Women's One-Day Internationals / Bowling records / Best career economy rate". Cricinfo. Retrieved 2 September 2015.
  14. ^ "Women's One-Day Internationals / Bowling records / Best figures in an innings". Cricinfo. Retrieved 2 September 2015.