WBBL05 Preview: Sydney Thunder

This article was written by Kristy Williams. A Haidee Birkett screamer away from playing in the Final in WBBL04, the Thunder have seen their squad fleeced of talent and will be up against it to return to finals this season. Two of their star internationals, Harmanpreet Kaur and Stafanie Taylor won’t be pulling on lime […]

WBBL05 Preview: Brisbane Heat

This article was written by Kristy Williams. Queensland, and the Brisbane Heat, have a proud history of success- and with a couple of promising New Zealand additions to the squad, it may well join the Sydney Sixers in securing back-to-back titles. Six of the squad are internationals, with Sammy-Jo Johnson also in the frame for […]

WBBL05 Preview: Sydney Sixers

This article was written by Kristy Williams. Once again the Sixers start the WBBL as favourites, and given the incredible star power at their disposal, it isn’t hard to see why. They have two of the best players of their generation, a South African duo that is somehow still criminally underrated and a couple of […]

The ins and outs for WBBL05

This article was first written for and published by The Roar.  Tonight the sixth edition of the WBBL commences at North Sydney Oval with the Sydney Thunder taking on the Sydney Sixers. This kicks of a festival of cricket over the weekend which will see the Melbourne Stars play the Hobart Hurricanes twice, the Adelaide […]

WBBL05 Preview: Adelaide Strikers

This article was written by Kristy Williams. WBBL04 was another disappointing season for the Strikers, but with a new coach (former assistant coach Luke Williams) and several promising additions to the squad, things are looking up for this season. The recruitment of West Indian captain Stafanie Taylor, who is the third ranked All-Rounder in the […]

WBBL05 Preview: Melbourne Renegades

This article was written by Kristy Williams. After coming within a whisker of a maiden Grand Final, the Melbourne Renegades will be out for revenge in WBBL05. There are a couple of big omissions from last season, with young speedster Tayla Vlaeminck off to Hobart and skipper Amy Satterthwaite off to have a baby. Their […]

Aussie women’s cricket the best its ever been

This article was first written for and published by The Roar.  There is no doubt about it. When it comes to women’s cricket, this current Australian women’s team is the best there has ever been and now they have the record to prove it. With their ODI win against Sri Lanka at Allan Border Field […]

Aussie women dominate in the West Indies

This article was first written for and published by The Roar.  It’s been a good start to a marathon summer for the Australian women’s cricket team, who will now leave the West Indies after clean-sweeping the three-game ODI series to begin preparations for their home tour against Sri Lanka. The Aussie women were dominant in […]