WBBL update: Ellyse is Perry, Perry good

This article was first written and published for The Roar.  With WBBL semi-finals just over a week away, five teams remain in contention for the top four spots being the Sydney Sixers, Sydney Thunder, Brisbane Heat, Melbourne Renegades and Perth Scorchers. Unfortunately for the Melbourne Stars, Hobart Hurricanes and Adelaide Strikers, their WBBL04 campaigns will […]

Five teams remain in contention as WBBL hits halfway mark

This story was first written and published for The Roar. Happy new year women’s sports fans! While it may be the start of a new year, we are certainly not at the beginning of my favourite domestic cricket competition – the WBBL. With just under a month to go until the final on the 26th […]

WBBL returns to North Sydney Oval

This article was first written and published by the Roar. The fourth edition of the Women’s Big Bash League got underway last weekend and after the results, I think it’s clear that it is going to be a very competitive season. There were upsets – most notably the Melbourne Stars defeating the Sydney Sixers by […]

WBBL set to begin with a bang in Melbourne

This article was first written and published for The Roar.  On the weekend the Australian Women’s Cricket team beat England in the final of the ICC World T20 Tournament which has taken place in the Caribbean over the last month. With an eight-wicket win in the final, the Australians were comprehensive victors and now finally […]

Aussie women set for finals showdown against England

This article was first written and published for The Roar. With a 71-run win over the West Indies Women’s team, the Australian Women’s Cricket team will play in their fifth consecutive ICC T20 World Cup match on Sunday morning. Leading into the match, the big question on everyone’s lips was ‘will Alyssa Healy be playing?’ […]

Australian women storm into T20 semi finals

This story was first written and published for The Roar. The Australian Women’s Cricket team has one more pool match – against India on Sunday morning at 2am AEST – before they progress to the semi-finals of the ICC Women’s World T20 which is currently being contested in the Caribbean. The Aussies have been in […]

How I missed a historic Women’s Ashes performance

This article was first written and published for The Roar.  For the Konstantopoulos family, summer is synonymous with cricket. From when I was a little girl, I have plenty of fond memories playing backyard cricket with my dad and brothers, attempting classic catches into the pool during the hot days and also cuddling up to […]

Australia out to win number four at women’s World T20

This story was first written and published by the Roar.  The Australian women’s Cricket team will tomorrow play their first game of the ICC women’s World T20 in the Caribbean against Pakistan. Interestingly, it’s only the third time the Australian team has played in the Caribbean – the first was for a Test match back […]

This story was first written and published for the Roar. The Australian women’s cricket team have started the international summer with a bang, winning their first two matches in their T20 ODI series against New Zealand. That means that the Aussies have managed to seal the series before the final game for the first time […]

The summer of cricket starts at North Sydney Oval tonight

This article was first written and published for The Roar.  The summer of cricket well and truly begins tonight when the Australian women’s cricket team take on the New Zealand White Ferns in the first of three T20 matches taking place over the next week. The first game will take place at North Sydney Oval. […]