ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup Winners List Since 1973

ICC Women cricket world cup winners list
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Times of Sports(TOS) listed the women’s cricket world cup winners list for both ODI and T20I format along with runners list.

The International Women’s cricket World cup tournament is similar to the Men’s world cup. It started with the 60 overs One Day Matches tournament and then with time T20 Women’s world cup was also introduced.

There are a total of 10 teams that participate in the various Women’s ICC tournaments. These include Australia, Bangladesh, England, India, Ireland, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Africa, Sri Lanka, and West Indies.

Australia is the country with the maximum number of World Cup Title for both Men and Women tournaments

  • Current champion: Australia (2020)
  • Most successful Team: Australia (5 titles)
  • Indian Team Titles: 0
  • Most runs: Suzie Bates (929), New Zealand
  • Most wickets: Anya Shrubsole (41), England

List of women's world cup winners

List of Women’s Cricket World Cup Winners 

ICC conducts cricket world cup tournaments for women’s cricket teams since 1973. England bags the inaugural edition of the ICC women’s World Cup while Australia ended up as runner-up of the year’s tournament.

Check out the full list of ICC Women’s T20 WC winners since 1973:

YearWinnerRunners UpHostFinals Venue
1978AustraliaEnglandIndiaLal Bahadur Shastri Stadium, Hyderabad
1982AustraliaEnglandNew ZealandLancaster Park, Christchurch
1988AustraliaEnglandAustraliaMelbourne Cricket Ground
1993EnglandNew ZealandEnglandLondon
1997AustraliaNew ZealandIndiaEden Gardens, Kolkata
2000New ZealandAustraliaNew ZealandBert Sutcliffe Oval in Lincoln
2005AustraliaIndiaSouth AfricaSuperSport Park, Centurion
2009EnglandNew ZealandAustraliaNorth Sydney Oval‎, ‎Sydney
2013AustraliaWest IndiesIndiaBrabourne Stadium, Mumbai
2017EnglandIndiaEnglandLord’s, London
2022AustraliaEnglandNew ZealandChristchurch


Women’s Cricket World Cup Winning Captain

England won the inaugural edition of the ICC women’s cricket World Cup under Rachael Heyhoe Flint’s captaincy. Following are the details of the ICC women’s Cricket World Cup-winning captains:

1973EnglandRachael Heyhoe Flint
1978AustraliaMargaret Jennings
1982AustraliaSharon Tredrea
1988AustraliaLyn Larsen
1993EnglandKaren Smithies
1997AustraliaBelinda Clark
2000New ZealandEmily Drumm
2005AustraliaBelinda Clark
2009EnglandCharlotte Edwards
2013AustraliaJodie Fields
2017EnglandHeather Knight
2022AustraliaMeg Lanning


Women’s T20 World Cup Winners 

Women’s T20 World Cup 2020, which has become one of the most-watched women’s sporting events in history as the sport continues to set new benchmarks on and off the field.

India has also hosted the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup in 2016 and this tournament was won by the West Indies by defeating Australia.

TeamTitle Won
West Indies1


Given below is the list of ICC Women’s World Cup Winners List for the T20 tournaments conducted till date. The T20 World Cup Tournament for Women is next scheduled to be conducted in 2022 in South Africa.

2009EnglandNew ZealandEnglandLondon
2010AustraliaNew ZealandWest IndiesBridgetown
2012AustraliaEnglandSri LankaColombo
2016West IndiesAustraliaIndiaKolkata
2018AustraliaEnglandWest IndiesNorth Sound
2023TBATBASouth AfricaTBA


Women’s T20 World Cup Winning Captain

England won the inaugural edition T20 world cup under Charlotte Edwards’s captaincy. Australia then dominates the winner’s table and bags 5 trophies as of now(2021). Following are the details of the Women’s T20 World Cup winners list:

2009EnglandCharlotte Edwards
2010AustraliaAlex Blackwell
2012AustraliaJodie Fields
2014AustraliaMeg Lanning
2016West IndiesStafanie Taylor
2018AustraliaMeg Lanning
2020AustraliaMeg Lanning


Also read: ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup Winners List in ODI and T20I