Ruth heads to QLD for the first time after a spectacular WNCL season

This article was first written for and published by Siren Sport.  WNCL Champions, the Queensland Fire. Photo: Cricket Queensland. In a dominant display on Saturday at Junction Oval, the Queensland Women defeated the Victoria Women in the 2020/2021 WNCL Final by 112 runs to seal their first ever WNCL finals win. Led by their captain, […]

Kim Garth: timing is everything

This article was first written for Siren Sport. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic most international women’s cricket has come to a standstill. Whilst that’s disappointing given that just over a year ago today many of us were celebrating the victory by the Australian Women’s Cricket team in the ICC T20 Women’s World Cup Final with […]

How Zoe Cooke defied the odds

This article was first written for and published by Siren Sport.  ACT Meteor Zoe Cooke’s cricketing days seemed to be over when a back injury reared its head, but she’s now returned to the WCNL action.

The Record – Review

This post was first written for and published by Siren Sport.  In 2016 when a group of cricket executives spoke to the Australian Women’s Cricket team about their vision of filling the MCG for the ICC T20 Women’s World Cup Final on International Women’s Day 2020, it’s fair to say players like Meg Lanning and […]

Lauren Cheatle eager for WNCL challenge with NSW Breakers

This article was first written for and published by the Roar.  If Lauren Cheatle is selected to represent the NSW Breakers in today’s WNCL clash against Victoria, it will mark the end of a year and a half away from cricket and a period where she has only been able to play about three matches […]

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 […]