The ICC Women's T20 World Cup trophy is displayed during an Australia and India ICC Women's T20 World Cup Media Opportunity at Sydney Opera House on February 19, 2020 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Matt King/Getty Images)

Previous winners of the women’s Twenty20 World Cup ahead of the final between Australia and India at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday:

2018

Host nation – West Indies

Winner – Australia beat England by eight wickets

2016

Host nation – India

Winner – West Indies beat Australia by eight wickets

2014

Host nation – Bangladesh

Winner – Australia beat England by six wickets

2012

Host nation – Sri Lanka

Winner – Australia beat England by four runs

2010

Host nation – West Indies

Winner – Australia beat New Zealand by three runs

2009

Host nation – England

Winner – England beat New Zealand by six wickets

(AFP)