Sophie Ecclestone will be the key for Lancashire Thunder. ©ecb.co.uk

Match Preview: Yorkshire Diamonds vs Lancashire Thunder Date: August 23, 2019 Venue: North Marine Road Ground, Scarborough In cricket, generally the most thrilling of battles aren’t seen between a top side and a lower-ranked side. Nor between the top two sides for that matter. It is the clash between the lower-ranked teams that often proves 

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Loughborough Lightning, Surrey Stars. © Getty Images

Match Preview: Loughborough Lightning vs Surrey Stars Date: 23 August 2019 Venue: Haslegrave Ground, Loughborough It is the business end of the final edition of Women’s Cricket Super League and Western Storm are the only team that have sealed their place in the top three. Match 24 between Loughborough Lightning and Surrey Stars promises to be good as 

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Stafanie Taylor has been a big player for Vipers this season. © Southern Vipers/ Twitter

Match Preview: Southern Vipers vs Yorkshire Diamonds Date: 21 August 2019 Venue: Rose Bowl, Southampton Every time Southern Vipers have looked like getting the winning momentum on their side, they have had to play a match against Western Storm. That has happened twice in the competition so far. Now, they have three matches left and no more 

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Match Preview: Surrey Stars vs Western Storm Date: 21 August 2019 Venue: County Ground, Taunton The law of averages is something often spoken of in cricket. When it comes to the toss, poor decisions, bad luck, and sometimes a winning streak, it is said that eventually, the law of averages always catches up with you. 

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Harmanpreet Kaur in action for Lancashire Thunder. ©Getty Images

Match Preview: Lancashire Thunder v Loughborough Lightning Date: 20 August 2019 Venue: Old Trafford Lancashire Thunder has been slightly unfortunate not to register their first win of the season yet. They have competed most of their games right up until the end. So far though, they have only managed the two points in a tied game with Southern 

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Suzie Bates will be key for Southern Vipers. © Getty Images

Match Preview: Western Storm vs Southern Vipers Date: August 20, 2019 Venue: County Ground, Bristol The final edition of the Women’s Cricket Super League is just past the mid-stage and two things stand out so far. One, the unbeaten run of Western Storm continues, and two, the losing streak of Lancashire Thunder has not been broken. The 

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Lydia Greenway (L) with Heather Knight (C) of Western Storm and Kate Cross (R) of Lancashire Thunder. © Getty Images

Match Preview: Lancashire Thunder vs Western Storm Date: August 18, 2019 Venue: Boughton Hall Cricket Club Ground, Chester In the era of social media, often the criteria is conveying a story or a message in as few words as possible. What conveys Western Storm’s domination in just five words is this: five games, five comprehensive 

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Loughborough Lightning have finally found found their feet in the 2019 WCSL. © Getty Images

Match Preview: Loughborough Lightning v Yorkshire Diamonds Date: 18 August 2019 Venue: Haslegrave Ground, Loughborough Yorkshire Diamonds faced Loughborough Lightning at Headingley only last week where the latter won by a comfortable margin of nine wickets. Helped by some wayward bowling and a fifty from Hayley Matthews the victory that evening was never in doubt. A week 

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Surrey Stars celebrate a wicket. © Getty Images

Match Preview: Southern Vipers vs Surrey Stars Date: 18 August 2019 Venue: Arundel Castle Cricket Club Ground Match 16 of the final edition of Women’s Cricket Super League (WCSL) is a mouth-watering clash between two of the more consistent teams in the WCSL history. It is a battle between two equals Southern Vipers and Surrey Stars – 

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Stafanie Taylor has been a big player for Vipers this season. © Southern Vipers/ Twitter

Match Preview: Southern Vipers vs Lancashire Thunder Date: 15 August 2019 Venue: Rose Bowl, Southampton “It ain’t about how hard you hit, it’s about how hard you can get hit and keep moving forward,” goes the famous line from the film Rocky Balboa. Lancashire Thunder are down in the dumps. They have played four games, 

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