Cricket Australia (CA) has formally introduced the 14-member Girls’s squad that may constitute the rustic within the upcoming one-off Check fit towards South Africa. The fit is scheduled to start on February 15 on the famend WACA flooring in Perth.
Sophie Molineux’s makes her comeback
A vital spotlight of the squad announcement is the go back of spin bowling all-rounder Sophie Molineux. Molineux’s inclusion comes after overcoming a sequence of damage setbacks, together with a pressure fracture in her foot that sidelined her throughout the 2022 Ashes and the ODI Global Cup. Regardless of going through any other setback with an ACL damage throughout the 2022 Girls’s Giant Bash League (WBBL) season, Molineux’s fresh performances for Victoria within the Girls’s Nationwide Cricket League (WNCL) were noteworthy, incomes her a place within the Check squad.
Key squad main points
- Captaincy continues: Alyssa Healy will proceed to steer the crew as captain.
- Skilled lineup: The squad options acquainted faces comparable to Ashleigh Gardner, Kim Garth, Jess Jonassen, Tahlia McGrath, Beth Mooney, Ellyse Perry, and Megan Schutt.
- New alternatives: The Check squad gifts alternatives for gamers to exhibit their talents within the longest layout of the sport.
Inexperienced vs Gold fixture
Along with unveiling the Check squad, selectors have additionally named two squads for a ‘Inexperienced vs Gold’ three-day red-ball fixture. This initiative is a part of an expanded Australia A programme geared toward offering gamers with extra publicity to multi-day cricket. The fixture is ready to happen at Karen Rolton Oval from March 5-7.
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Australia Girls Check squad for the one-off Check towards South Africa:
Alyssa Healy (c), Darcie Brown, Ashleigh Gardner, Kim Garth, Jess Jonassen, Alana King, Phoebe Litchfield, Tahlia McGrath, Sophie Molineux, Beth Mooney, Ellyse Perry, Megan Schutt, Annabel Sutherland, Georgia Wareham
Inexperienced Squad: Heather Graham, Maitlan Brown, Maddy Darke, Amy Edgar, Alana King, Chloe Piparo, Lilly Turbines, Kate Peterson, Sophie Reid, Hayley Silver-Holmes, Courtney Sippel, Tayla Vlaeminck, Georgia Voll
Gold Squad: Charli Knott, Emma de Broughe, Darcie Brown, Sophie Day, Nicole Faltum, Tess Flintoff, Kim Garth, Sianna Ginger, Milly Illingworth, Katie Mack, Grace Parsons, Courtney Webb, Amanda-Jade Wellington