As well as the build up to Christmas, a busy period for fixture-arranging is upon us.
First up, Anya has been sent the 2018 Surrey Women’s Trust League grid. Here is what the League’s fixture computer has allocated us:
29th April – Sutton (Away) Read more
6th May – Bye Week
13th May – Bye Week
20th May – Spencer (Away)
27th May – Bye Week
3rd June – Dulwich (Away)
10th June – Epsom (Home)
17th June – Bye Week
24th June – Shepperton (Home)
1st July – South Nutfield (Home)
8th July – Godalming (Home)
15th July – Bye Week
22nd July – Bye Week
29th July – Guildford (Away)
5th August – Bye Week
12th August – Streatham & Marlborough (Away)
A good weekend for all our Stokers around the world.
Nat top scored for England’s women as they won the second T20 of the Ashes series, (http://www.espncricinfo.com/series/11037/scorecard/1086068/Australia-Women-vs-England-Women-2nd-T20I-aus-w-v-eng-w-2017-18), described as a “superb cameo.” Later in the match she also took a great catch in the outfield. Read more
The ECB have picked out Nat as one of the players to watch in their Women’s Ashes preview:
Following a great World Cup, the first game of the Women’s Ashes is due to be played tomorrow at a sold-out Allan Border Field, Brisbane.
Captain Heather Knight and her team will be hoping to regain The Ashes which went to Australia in 2015, and with the start of the series just hours away excitement is at a high. Read more
Sunday 20th August 2017
Women’s Cricket Southern League
Twickenham Women’s 1st XI 248 for 3 (40 overs)
Stoke Molesey Ladies 119 all out (31.5 overs)
Twickenham Women’s 1st XI won by 129 runs
A brave effort by the short-handed Stoke Molesey Ladies side who only had nine anyway and were quickly reduced to eight after Jenny Gluckman injured her back fielding in the first over. A request for a loan of a fielder or two was declined. Read more
The Club has received this e-mail from Paul Taylor, Director of Cricket Participation at Surrey CCC:
Surrey CCC are making available some complimentary tickets for the double header on Sunday 13th August 2017.
It is the NatWest T20 Blast game, (Surrey v Sussex), and the Women’s Kia Super League, (Surrey Stars v Yorkshire Diamonds), taking place here at The Kia Oval. Read more
Spot the World Cup winner in this picture…
…or in this one…
(Yes, the same player scored the century shown on this scoreboard – she actually scored 116 not out – http://sdacc.play-cricket.com/website/results/1007979 – making runs too quickly for scorers even then!) Read more
We have received this from former Club Chairman Chris Gudgeon…
Hope all is well. Everyone keep up the good work for the Club.
This weekend is something of a WOW! weekend.
Who would have believed just a short time ago there would be a packed Lord’s with live TV coverage for a Women’s World Cup Final. Read more