Cricket NSW launches first elite coaching apprenticeship for women

This article was first written for and published by the Roar.  For former NSW Breaker and Sydney Thunder player Hannah Trethewy, her first opportunity to coach another cricketer came when playing cricket for her local club, Campbelltown Camden District Cricket Club (more affectionately known as Ghosts Cricket). “I was still at school and wicketkeeping when […]

Meet Chloe and Paris Rafferty: Sisters doing it for themselves

This post was first written for and published by the Roar. For Chloe Rafferty and the Hobart Hurricanes, WBBL06 has come to an end. Concluding their campaign on Sunday against the Sydney Thunder, the Hurricanes had a challenging season. They finished at the bottom of the ladder with just three wins, but Rafferty was grateful […]

Katie Mack still hopeful for a Strikers finals spot

This article was first written for and published by the Roar. Even though Katie Mack is in her second season with the Adelaide Strikers, she can’t help but have a soft spot for her former club the Melbourne Stars. “It feels so good to see the Stars make the finals for the first time,” said […]

Laura Wolvaardt focused on improving T20 game

This article was first written for and published by the Roar. When Laura Wolvaardt from the Adelaide Strikers is batting, she is hard to miss. Not only does the South African international have a mane of curly hair, but she has a slightly unconventional batting stance which sees her very animated and moving the bat […]

Taneale Peschel returns from injury stronger than ever

This article was first written for and published by the Roar.  After seven matches in WBBL06, all-rounder Taneale Peschel has taken the most wickets for the Perth Scorchers. In six innings, Peschel has taken six wickets at an average of 5.88 and surprised herself with the success she has had in the tournament so far. […]