Source: Lancashire CB

Lancashire Women Win The Double

Lancashire Women have won the two domestic county women’s competitions to take the double, with victory in the NatWest Women’s County T20 earlier in the season, and now the Royal London Women’s One-Day Championship. The Red Rose Women’s 1st XI went into the final round of fixtures in the Royal London Women’s One-Day Championship Division

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Source: Loughborough Lightning

Lightning beat league leaders Surrey Stars

Loughborough Lightning travelled south to The Kia Oval for their final group game of the 2017 Kia Super League, running out convincing winners over league leaders Surrey Stars. The hosts were unbeaten heading into their final league game, knowing a win would see them head into Finals as favourites, whilst Lightning required a win to

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Source: Opening Boundaries

Historic win for women in cricket

Whilst India and Pakistan celebrate 70 years of independence this year, in the UK women in cricket from both nations came together to raise awareness of gender equality through a charity cricket game against the UK Armed Forces ladies team. Under the Bowling Out Domestic Violence campaign, the game now in its second year has

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Source: Loughborough University

Lightning have plenty to work on after opening day Storm loss

Loughborough Lightning kick-started their Kia Super League campaign with an away fixture against Western Storm at Somerset County Ground, eventually losing out by five wickets. The game was played as a double-header with the men’s fixture between Somerset and Kent, as is the case with many of the KSL games this season, allowing live broadcast

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Source: Lancashire Thunder

Kate Cross out of Roses clash

Lancashire Thunder will be without England seamer Kate Cross for today’s Kia Super League match against Yorkshire Diamonds at Headingley. Cross has sustained an injury to her hip flexor. It is hoped that she will be available for selection for Thunder’s second match, when they host Surrey Stars at Emirates Old Trafford on Wednesday August

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Source: ICC

Shrubsole to miss Western Storm opener

England and Western Storm seamer Anya Shrubsole has suffered a small side strain and will sit out of her side’s Kia Super League opener, against Southern Vipers at the Ageas Bowl on Thursday August 10. While Western Storm’s second game – against Loughborough Lightning at Taunton on Saturday August 12 – may also come too

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