Sarah Taylor and Katherine Brunt return to England squad for India series

England announced squad for limited overs series in India.

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England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) on Thursday (7th February) announced Women’s squad for the upcoming limited-overs series against India, starting from February 22, 2019.

While wicketkeeper batswoman Sarah Taylor and all-rounder Katherine Brunt returned to England’s squad, all-rounder Jenny Gunn has been rested for the limited-overs series in India.

Young English cricketers Kirstie Gordon and Katie George are all set to miss the India tour with the injuries while Taylor will only part of the ODI series and Brunt is part of both squads.

The limited overs series between India Women and England Women comprise with the three ODI matches, which will be part of the ICC Women’s Championship and three T20Is.

Meanwhile, the entire ODI series will be played at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on February 22, 25 and 28, while the Barsapara Cricket Stadium in Guwahati will host all T20Is here on March 4, 7 and 9.

Here are the squads for the limited-over series v India:

ODI squad: Tammy Beaumont, Katherine Brunt, Kate Cross, Sophia Dunkley, Sophie Ecclestone, Georgia Elwiss, Alex Hartley, Amy Jones, Heather Knight (c), Laura Marsh, Nat Sciver, Anya Shrubsole, Sarah Taylor (wk), Lauren Winfield, Danni Wyatt

T20I squad: Tammy Beaumont, Katherine Brunt, Kate Cross, Sophia Dunkley, Sophie Ecclestone, Georgia Elwiss, Freya Davies, Amy Jones (wk), Heather Knight (c), Laura Marsh, Nat Sciver, Anya Shrubsole, Lauren Winfield, Danni Wyatt, Linsey Smith

(With Asian News International Inputs)


By Rashmi Nanda - 08 Feb, 2019

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