The present Doodle celebrates the Women’s Cricket World Cup, which formally starts today at Bay Oval Stadium in New Zealand.
The world’s first international cricket match occurred in 1844 among Canada and the United States.
The first women’s World Cup competition was held in 1973, additionally won by the current year’s defending champs, England. This year, eight groups from around the world will compete competition triumph.
Regardless of how heated the competition might get, cricket is profoundly regarded for maintaining high standards of fair play and great sportsmanship. Consequently the expression “It’s just not cricket,” which depicts anything considered unfair.
Best of luck to all the competing teams!