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The Hundred fixtures released

Today the fixtures for the first ever season of The Hundred have been announced. The competition will run throughout the summer holidays from 17 July-15 August 2020, featuring some of the world’s best players in the most exciting matchups. The Hundred kicks off with the men’s competition at the Kia Oval, as Oval Invincibles welcome

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England Women Announce Squad For Pakistan Tour

England Women have confirmed their squad for their December tour of Malaysia, where they’ll play Pakistan in three ODIs and three IT20s. There is a first call-up for Worcestershire leg-spinner Sarah Glenn, who impressed in last season’s Kia Super League for Loughborough Lightning, while youngster Mady Villiers retains her place from the summer. Sussex seamer Freya

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England Confirm Women’s Academy For 2019-2020

England Women have announced the 2019/20 intake for the England Women’s Academy (EWA) and Training Squad, with 29 players set to be part of the programme across the next 12 months. The EWA provides an individualised programme for players and offers support specific to their needs to maximise the chances of future transition to the senior squad.

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Finch and Winfield to lead the Northern Superchargers

Northern Superchargers today announced Aaron Finch and Lauren Winfield as their men’s and women’s team captains for the inaugural season of The Hundred. Australia’s white ball captain Aaron Finch will lead a star-studded Superchargers side including his compatriot Chris Lynn and England stars Ben Stokes, Ben Foakes, Adil Rashid and David Willey. Men’s team Head

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Lisa Keightley Appointed England Women’s Head Coach

Lisa Keightley has today been confirmed as the new Head Coach of England Women. Keightley, 48, is currently the Head Coach of Western Australia in Australia’s domestic competition and Perth Scorchers in the Women’s Big Bash League. The former Australia international – who previously served as Head Coach of the England Women’s Academy between 2011 and

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Eight marquee players announced in The Hundred

Eight new women’s teams in The Hundred have each announced the signing of a marquee player live from The Hundred Draft. Australia skipper Meg Lanning will join her international coach Matthew Mott at Welsh Fire, whilst South Africa’s Lizelle Lee will head to Manchester Originals. England’s Tammy Beaumont will join her international captain Heather Knight

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Alex Hartley’s Central Contract Will Not Be Renewed

Lancashire left-arm spinner Alex Hartley will not have her England Women Central Contract renewed when her current terms run out in January. Hartley was informed earlier this month. The full list of England Women Central Contracts for the contract year commencing January 2020 will be released later this year. Interim Head Coach, Ali Maiden, said: “Alex is undoubtedly

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