MCC can verify the Dwelling of Cricket will host its first Girls’s One-Day Worldwide for 5 years.
England will tackle India as a part of the Royal London Sequence on Saturday 24 September, which is able to see a return for Heather Knight’s aspect to the scene of their overcome the identical opponents within the remaining of the 2017 ICC Girls’s World Cup.
The ultimate of the Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy will happen on the Floor for the primary time 24 hours in a while Sunday 25 September. These two matches contribute to a rise within the quantity of enjoying alternatives for feminine cricketers at Lord’s from 2021.
Man Lavender, MCC Chief Govt & Secretary mentioned: “It’s at all times thrilling for us to disclose the total Lord’s fixture record for the summer time, nevertheless this yr is additional particular. We’re thrilled to be internet hosting the Girls’s One-Day Worldwide between England and India in September.
“There are a selection of alterations to our fixture schedule and these are designed to extend the enjoying alternatives for a wider vary of gamers, while additionally enhancing the steadiness between males’s and girls’s cricket.”
Clare Connor, MCC President, mentioned: “I’m delighted that Lord’s will host the finale of each the ladies’s worldwide and home summers on 24 and 25 September respectively. For these England and India gamers who had been concerned in that thrilling ICC Girls’s World Cup remaining of 2017, they’ll as soon as once more go head-to-head on the Dwelling of Cricket.
“Maybe much more vital than this, Lord’s will host its first girls’s home remaining the next day, showcasing our easiest feminine expertise within the Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy. From my very own private perspective, I couldn’t consider a extra becoming strategy to finish the 2022 summer time for ladies’s cricket on this nation.
“And previous to this remaining weekend of motion, I’m thrilled that the 2022 fixture record will present feminine gamers with extra enjoying alternative than ever earlier than on the Dwelling of Cricket. These are such thrilling instances for ladies and ladies in our sport and MCC is proudly on the forefront of making these alternatives.”