• England captain Charlotte Edwards leads out her team ahead of the final against Australia
  • Australia were bidding to win the tournament for a third straight time in what was a repeat of the 2012 final
  • Australia fast bowler Mitchell Starc was in the stands offering support for his compatriots
  • Opener Edwards get the ball away backward of point as Australia wicketkeeper Alyssa Healy waits for an edge
  • However the skipper was soon on her way for 13, much to the delight of Sarah Coyte and her Australia team-mates
  • Heather Knight came in at three and top-scored for England, making 29 from 24 deliveries thanks to three fours
  • Healy successfully appeals for the wicket of Sarah Taylor, who fell lbw to Coyte for 18
  • Natalie Sciver is bowled by Rene Farrell for nine, leaving the score at 85-5 in the 16th over
  • Tammy Beaumont followed in similar fashion in the next over, as England ended up making 105-8 after being put into bat.
  • Jess Jonassen helped give Australia a fast start in their run chase, including hitting the first six of the contest
  • Anya Shrubsole ended Jess Jonassen's early onslaught, the seamer picking up her 13th wicket of the tournament
  • However, Australia skipper Meg Lanning came out and dominated the bowling, making 44 off 30 balls
  • Lanning combined with Ellyse Perry in a third-wicket stand of 60 that carried their side to the brink of glory
  • It was all-rounder Perry who hit the winning run, meaning she ended up unbeaten on 30
  • Australia rush on to celebrate after winning the tournament for a third successive time...
  • To the victor go the spoils: Australia pose with the trophy

Women's T20 final

England captain Charlotte Edwards leads out her team ahead of the final against Australia