The return of Katherine Brunt will strengthen Yorkshire Diamonds. ©ICC

Match Preview: Yorkshire Diamonds v Loughborough Lightning Date: 11 August 2019 Venue: Headingley, Leeds Back in 2016 Yorkshire Diamonds and Loughborough Lightning met at Headingley in the first-ever Women’s Cricket Super League (WCSL) game. On that day Loughborough Lightning won by 43 runs, defending 128 for 9. Both teams have won two games each and the most recent 

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Heather Knight. ©Western Storm

Match Preview: Western Storm vs Lancashire Thunder Date: 10 August 2019 Venue: The Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton Five matches into the 2019 Women’s Cricket Super League, we have just seen two close games; the others have been relatively one sided. Lancashire Thunder, who feature in the second category, play their third game in the space of 

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Tammy Beaumont in action for Southern Vipers. ©Getty Images

Match Preview: Loughborough Lightning v Southern Vipers Date: 8 August 2019 Venue: Haslegrave Ground, Loughborough There were contrasting fortunes for both Loughborough Lightning and Southern Vipers on the opening day of the 2019 Women’s Cricket Super League. Vipers beat Lancashire Thunder by 34 runs. Lightning, however, ran into Western Storm. Loughborough fell to a seven-wicket defeat with three 

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Dane van Niekerk celebrates a wicket. © Getty Images

Match Preview: Surrey Stars vs Lancashire Thunder Date: August 8, 2019 Venue: Woodbridge Road, Guildford Lancashire Thunder and Surrey Stars made contrasting starts to their 2019 Women’s Cricket Super League campaigns on Tuesday (August 6). While Thunder were clearly outplayed by a more aggressive and rampaging Southern Vipers team in Liverpool, Surrey Stars hung on 

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Dane van Niekerk will be a key player for Surrey. ©Sky Sports

Match Preview: Yorkshire Diamonds vs Surrey Stars Date: August 6, 2019 Venue: Headingley, Leeds The Ashes just ended five days ago, and the girls from Australia decimated England. The men’s version of the traditional rivalry is underway now – again, Australia have taken an early lead. Add to it the T20 Blast that is in progress 

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Western Storm will pin their hopes on Smriti Mandhana once again . ©Western Storm Website

Match Preview: Loughborough Lightning v Western Storm Date: 06 August 2019 Venue: Haslegrave Ground, Loughborough Loughborough Lightning will take on Western Storm in their opening match of the Women’s Cricket Super League at Haslegrave Ground in Loughborough on Tuesday (August 6). This will be the sixth encounter between the two sides and Western Storm have 

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Lancashire Thunder squad. © Lancashire Thunder/ Twitter

Match Preview: Lancashire Thunder vs Southern Vipers Date: 06 August 2019 Venue: Aighburth Ground, Liverpool The Women’s Cricket Super League kicks off on Tuesday (August 6) at Aigburth in Liverpool with a match between Lancashire Thunder and Southern Vipers. There is palpable excitement this time around as this is meant to be the fourth and final 

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Ellyse Perry celebrating a wicket. ©Getty Images

Match Preview: 3rd T20I, England vs Australia Date: 30 July 2019 Venue: Bristol Australia sealed the T20I-leg of the multi-format Ashes series with a clinical allround performance in the second T20I in Hove on Sunday (July 28). They will now look to Bristol as an opportunity to whitewash the hosts and become the third Australian women’s team to 

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Meg Lanning in action. © Getty Images

Match Preview: 2nd T20I, England vs Australia Date: 28 July 2019 Venue: Hove Following Meg Lanning’s mastercalss at Chelmsford that allowed Australia to break England’s 14-match winning streak at the ground and also win the Ashes, the teams now move to the second T20I at Hove on Sunday (July 28).  Although the series is now officially done and 

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Meg Lanning of Australia in action. ©ICC

Match Preview: 1st T20 England vs Australia Date: 26 July 2019 Venue: Chelmsford  With Australia having wrapped up the Ashes courtesy the drawn Test at Taunton, their focus shifts to the T20I-leg of the series beginning on Friday (July 26). Will the Australian juggernaut maintain their unbeaten run, or will England stem the rot and 

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