Gone are the days when only men used to get the limelight for a sport like cricket. The women’s cricket team for all the countries are playing in the T20 world cup this time and they would have their own separate tournament. As the matches are nearing, most of the major teams have announced their official squads who will be playing in the world cup. Recently, England Women Team squad T20 world cup 2016 was announced and it was interesting to see fresh faces in the lineup.
England Women Team squad ICC T20 world cup 2016
Charlotte Edwards will be the one who will lead the England women team for T20 world cup 2016 and she would ensure that their team wins as many matches as possible. There are some great players in the squad and they would be hoping to put up great performances in the world cup.
As the T20 world cup is hosted in India this time around, all the squads have tried to select players who can play brilliantly in these conditions. Keeping that in mind, the selectors have chosen the right mix of players to represent the 2016 World T20 England Women Squad.
ICC T20 world cup 2016 England Women Squad and team members
England Women Team T20 world cup 2016 comprises of some talented players that can take up the right opportunity to perform at their best. For the spin bowling attack, the team of England has players like Danielles, Hazell and Wyatt for the off-spinning department. They also have a leg spinner, Rebecca Grundy who will offer variety to the combination.
They also have a strong batting line up including players like Edwards, Knight, Sarah Taylor, Lydia Greenway and Amy Jones who provide a reliable batting attack to the team. It also boasts of some good all rounders like Sciver and Elwiss. With a team so good and balanced, they just have to keep the momentum going and win matches.
England women squad T20 world cup 2016 matches and fixtures
The women team of England is placed in the Group B which also includes other big teams like India, Bangladesh, West Indies and Pakistan. They will first play two warm up matches ahead of the world cup against New Zealand and South Africa. They will play their first match against Bangladesh on March 17th.