Sophie Ecclestone returns impressive figures of 3-19

Sophia Dunkley compiled another fifty as England wrapped up their warm-up matches ahead of the Women’s T20 World Cup by defeating New Zealand by five wickets in Cape Town.

England opted to bowl first and restricted the White Ferns to 9-114. Sophie Ecclestone took impressive figures of 3-19 while Kate Cross returned 2-10 as Suzie Bates fought along for New Zealand with 36. England’s chase then saw opener Dunkley take centre stage, hitting 60 not out off 38 balls, including seven boundaries and a six.

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England v West Indies 2024
ENG v WI 3rd Test, Edgbaston
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