‘Brave new world’ or ‘sticky wicket’? Women, management and organizational power in Cricket Australia1

  title={‘Brave new world’ or ‘sticky wicket’? Women, management and organizational power in Cricket Australia1},
  author={M. Stronach and D. Adair},
  journal={Sport in Society},
  pages={910 - 932}
In 2003 the men's Australian Cricket Board (ACB) and Women's Cricket Australia (WCA) amalgamated to form a gender integrated national body, Cricket Australia. This essay shows that this new organization has served the interests of women well in a number of key areas, including junior development, coaching of talented youth, financial support and scholarships. There have also been modest improvements to the publicity and profile of the women's game. Yet these benefits are, arguably, compromised… Expand
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