Somerset Women v Durham Women
Somerset take on Durham at Taunton Vale Sports Club in the 50-over Women’s County Championship today.
Play is due to get underway at 11am.
Somerset have named the following squad for the match: Emma Godman, Nicole Richards, Sophie Luff (c), Nat Wraith, Olivia Hamilton, Cassie Coombs, Niamh Holland, Lorraine Szczepanski, Anna Parkinson, Lauren Filer, Georgia Tulip and Daisy Jeanes.
This fixture is part of Women’s County Cricket Day which is the focus of a social media campaign which has been designed to get more county cricket supporters watching their women’s team.
The campaign is designed to promote women’s county cricket to a wider audience and to encourage cricket lovers across the country to get out and discover a part of the game they may not know much about.
The campaign has a dedicated account (@WomensCricDay), using the hashtag #YourCounty. Cricket fans up and down the country are being encouraged to discover the hidden gem that is women’s county cricket by attending their nearest match on Monday May 6th.
The campaign is being run as a joint venture through the combined efforts of various individual women’s cricket supporters, and the following cricket websites and blogs: www.crickether.com (Twitter – @crickether), www.womens-cricket.blogspot.com (Twitter – @WomensCricBlog) and www.womenscricket.net (Twitter – @DonMiles13).
Devon will also be in action on Monday against Wales at North Devon Cricket Club, 8 Sandhills, Instow, Bideford EX39 4LF. Elsewhere Cornwall take on Gloucestershire at Roche CC, Trezaise Road, Roche PL26 8HD.
For more information on Somerset Women click hereBack to News