Women captains get their hands on the prize

Women's World Twenty20 captains

Women's World Twenty20 captains - All eight captains pose together with the ICC Women's World Twenty20 trophy at Lord's  

Charlotte Edwards

Charlotte Edwards - England will be hoping Charlotte Edwards can lead her side to another major trophy  

Karen Rolton

Karen Rolton - As one of the finest players in the women's game, Rolton is likely to lead by example for Australia  

Sunette Loubser

Sunette Loubser - Loubser's South Africa face West Indies in the tournament's opening game  

Sana Mir

Sana Mir - Mir will be at the helm for Pakistan - one of England's rivals in Pool B  

Aimee Watkins

Aimee Watkins - The New Zealand side, led by Watkins, take on Australia in their first pool game  

Chamari Polgampola

Chamari Polgampola - While Polgampola's Sri Lanka start their campaign against Pakistan  

Merissa Aguilleira

Merissa Aguilleira - Aguilleria is confident her West Indies team can shine in the tournament  

Jhulan Goswami

Jhulan Goswami - The talented Goswami will hope to inspire India to victory over England in their opening game  

Women's World Twenty20 captains Charlotte Edwards Karen Rolton Sunette Loubser Sana Mir Aimee Watkins Chamari Polgampola Merissa Aguilleira Jhulan Goswami