Before the women’s game gets its season up and running, there is already some disappointing news in the north-east.
Sarah Glenn made key contributions with bat and ball as England Women overcame the West Indies by 47 runs to move into a 2-0 lead in the Vitality Twenty20 series at Derby’s Incora Ground.
Alex Scott is thrilled at the return to English football of Lucy Bronze, the “superstar” to whom she has felt like a “proud sister”.
England Women will travel to play Germany on October 27 in their first match since March.
England Women will play competitive cricket this summer after a Twenty20 series against the West Indies was confirmed.
Danni Wyatt hopes England Women will still take the field this summer after the cancellation of series against India and South Africa left them facing the prospect of an empty season.
Sarina Wiegman believes she will work with a “world-class team” when she takes over as England Women’s head coach in September 2021.
England midfielder Lucy Staniforth is determined to win trophies after joining Manchester United on a two-year deal.