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Emerging Spitfire

Yesterday’s match report of the first day of the first day of England’s 4-day Ashes test against Australia, featured the photo of England Captain Charlotte Edwards with the Waitrose mascot, I thought readers may like to know a little more about this talented young girl. The honour of being the Waitrose mascot, for this important Ashes test, went

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Shrubsole shines for England

Jess Jonassen struck an unbeaten 95 to rescue Australia and lift them to 268 for eight after Anya Shrubsole shone for England with the ball on day one of the Kia Women’s Ashes Test. Shrubsole ran through the Australia top order at The Spitfire Ground, St Lawrence, picking four wickets by tea, while Laura Marsh added

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EWA hold Australia to draw in 2-day match

The England Women’s Academy (EWA) led by Tammy Beaumont drew their one-off 2-day match against Australia women on Saturday 1st – Sunday 2nd August, at the National Cricket Performance Centre in Loughborough. England batted first and despite a rain delay declared on 279 for 9 after 99 overs with Fran Wilson top scoring on 55, Laura Marsh

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Fran Wilson called-up to England squad for Kia Women’s Ashes Test

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) today announced the England women’s squad for the standalone Kia Women’s Ashes Test match, which is due to get underway at the Spitfire Ground, St Lawrence (Canterbury) next Tuesday (11th – 14th August). The 14-strong squad features just one change from the squad that played in the three

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Beaumont to captain EWA squad in 2-day match against Australia

Tammy Beaumont to captain England Women’s Academy squad in 2-day match against Australia women The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) today announced a 13-player England Women’s Academy (EWA) squad to play a one-off 2-day match against Australia women on Saturday 1st – Sunday 2nd August, at the National Cricket Performance Centre in Loughborough. Three

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Kate Cross signs for Brisbane Heat

England Women’s and LCB Thunder’s Kate Cross (pictured above with England Captain Charlotte Edwards) has signed for Brisbane Heat to compete in the inaugural Women’s Big Bash League in Australia. Kate along with Lauren Winfield (England Women and Yorkshire Women captain), will be the Heat’s inaugural international recruits for the new T20 league in the

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Australia take the lead

England women v Australia women – 3rd Royal London Women’s Ashes One-Day International, New Road, Worcester England will have to come from behind if they are to retain the Women’s Ashes after Meg Lanning and Ellyse Perry combined to secure a comfortable Australia victory in the last of the three-match Royal London ODI series in

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