Storm to hit Taunton on Sunday
The highly anticipated KIA Super League gets underway this weekend and the Western Storm will begin their quest for glory at the Cooper Associates County Ground on Sunday!
Western Storm will be taking on Lancashire Thunder in what promises to be a thrilling encounter.
The Western Storm squad is made up of some of the most talented players in the region in addition to some of the biggest names in the Women’s game.
England Captain Heather Knight, England Vice Captain Anya Shrubsole and England International Fran Wilson will take to the field for the Western Storm and they will be joined by ICC Women’s World Twenty20 player of the tournament and Captain of the victorious West Indies side, Stafanie Taylor, New Zealand wicket-keeper batsman Rachel Priest and hard-hitting South African middle order batsman Lizelle Lee.
Lancashire Thunder also boast a wealth of talent including West Indies superstar Deandra Dottin, Australian International Sarah Coyte and New Zealand’s Amy Statterthwaite. They also have England Internationals Danielle Wyatt and Kate Cross.
Win a signed England shirt!
Those attending the match have the chance to win an England shirt signed by the 2016 England Women’s squad. Simply tweet a picture of yourself from the match using the hashtag #WesternStorm to stand a chance of winning this amazing prize.
Tickets for this match cost just £5 for adults, £1 for Under 19’s and £10 for a Family Ticket (2 adults & 2 children). Admission to Members is free.
The team’s full list of fixtures is as follows:
- Sunday July 31st – Western Storm v Lancashire Thunder at the Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton.
- Friday August 5th – Loughborough Lightning v Western Storm at Haselgrave.
- Sunday August 7th – Western Storm v Surrey Stars at the County Ground, Gloucestershire.
- Friday August 12th – Western Storm v Southern Vipers at the Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton.
- Sunday August 14th – Yorkshire Diamonds v Western Storm at Headingley .
Tickets for the following matches at the Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton can be purchased by clicking here:
- Western Storm v Lancashire Thunder – Sunday July 31st
- Western Storm v Southern Vipers – Friday August 12th
Tickets for the following match at the Brightside Ground, Bristol can be purchased by clicking here:
- Western Storm v Surrey Stars – Sunday August 7th