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So many bowlers, such pink balls, highly questionable invincibility – Mop-up of the day

Welcome to Tuesday. Here are some things people may or may not want to talk about this Tuesday. England beat New Zealand fairly easily Heather Knight’s world champions hadn’t actually played a one-day international since December 2019, but they beat New Zealand in the first of three matches without too much trouble. Normally when a team gets bowled out for 178 the opposition hasn’t needed to resort to using too many bowlers, but England used seven – and all of them took a wicke...
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England in New Zealand: Heather Knight wants side to put on a show as fans return

England hope to "put on a show" on their tour of New Zealand - their first cricket in front of fans for almost a year, says captain Heather Knight.
Tags: England, News, New Zealand, Heather Knight


Danni Wyatt backed to find 50-over tempo after England's 14-month gap between ODIs

Heather Knight hopes Wyatt can build on her breakthrough hundred on New Zealand tou
Tags: England, Sport, Cricket, New Zealand, Heather Knight, Wyatt, Danni Wyatt


Natalie Dodd, Brooke Halliday muscle New Zealand XI to victory

England captain Heather Knight admits loss had provided "a bit of a humbling"
Tags: England, Sport, Cricket, New Zealand, Heather Knight, Natalie Dodd Brooke Halliday


Return to 'normal life' a huge lure of New Zealand tour - Heather Knight

Squad will be allowed to train in quarantine and avoid bio-secure bubble afterwards if Covid-free
Tags: Sport, Cricket, New Zealand, Heather Knight, COVID


Former FA chairman's comments on women show 'there's still a lot of work to do' - Heather Knight

England captain says 'there are still a lot of issues to be a girl in sport'
Tags: England, Sport, Cricket, Fa, Heather Knight


WBBL round-up: Sam Bates and Heather Knight bowl Thunder to victory

The latest WBBL action as the Thunder are able to beat the weather to secure another win
Tags: Sport, Cricket, WBBL, Heather Knight, Sam Bates


Women's Big Bash League: Heather Knight stars in Sydney Thunder win

England captain Heather Knight makes her highest Women's Big Bash League score to help Sydney Thunder beat Adelaide Strikers.
Tags: England, News, Sydney, Sydney Thunder, Heather Knight


WBBL round up: Heather Knight's onslaught powers Thunder to victory

A round-up of the all the action as the WBBL enters its second weekend in Sydney
Tags: Sport, Cricket, WBBL, Heather Knight


Heather Knight on WBBL 2020-21: 'There are a few extra sacrifices to make but I didn't want to miss it'

England captain swapped bio bubble in Derby for two weeks of quarantine in Sydney hotel
Tags: England, Sport, Cricket, Sydney, Derby, Heather Knight


Heather Knight and Tammy Beaumont join Sydney Thunder for WBBL

West Indies captain Stafanie Taylor returns to the Adelaide Strikers
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Sydney, West Indies, WBBL, Heather Knight, Stafanie Taylor, Tammy Beaumont


England v West Indies: What have both sides learnt from Twenty20 series?

After England's 5-0 series win over West Indies, BBC Sport looks at what Heather Knight's side have learned - and what comes next.
Tags: England, News, West Indies, Heather Knight, West Indies BBC Sport


England v West Indies: Heather Knight and Amy Jones out in first over

England lose Heather Knight and Amy Jones in the first over as they chase 42 to beat the West Indies in a five over match in Derby.
Tags: England, News, West Indies, Heather Knight, Amy Jones


Heather Knight urges England to put on a show in free-to-air return

Women's international cricket returns to BBC after 27-year hiatus on Saturday
Tags: England, Sport, Bbc, Cricket, Heather Knight


Winning starts, homemade haircuts and a fake wedding

Captain Heather Knight discusses England's winning start against West Indies, the best hairdresser in the squad, and promoting women's sport.
Tags: England, News, West Indies, Heather Knight


England v West Indies: Winning starts, haircuts and a fake wedding

Captain Heather Knight discusses England's winning start against West Indies, the best hairdresser in the squad, and promoting women's sport.
Tags: England, News, West Indies, Heather Knight


England, West Indies Women will support Black Lives Matter during T20I series

Heather Knight says players want to rebuild momentum for women's game after long wait
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Heather Knight, England West Indies Women


England, West Indies Women will suppport Black Lives Matter during T20I series

Heather Knight says players want to rebuild momentum for women's game after long wait
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Heather Knight, England West Indies Women


Heather Knight leads the way as Western Storm surge to victory

England captain strokes 91 not out in comfortable run chase
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Heather Knight 'pretty gutted' at 2021 Women's World Cup postponement

England captain fears boards will use delay as "an excuse" not to schedule women's fixtures
Tags: England, Sport, Cricket, Heather Knight


Heather Knight and James Harris named as PCA vice-chairs

Current players added to PCA board to aid chairman Daryl Mitchell during busy period
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Heather Knight, PCA, James Harris, Daryl Mitchell


A 145-acre California golf course was turned into a public park as local officials seek to open more outdoor spaces

A closed public golf course in San Francisco has become a park for residents looking for fresh air and a break from isolation due to the coronavirus pandemic. The 145-acre Presidio Golf Course is one of the city's courses that was ordered to close during the regionwide shelter-in-place order. As people around the world seek outdoor spaces during stay-at-home orders in place, some are calling for golf courses to be turned into public parks. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. ...
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'I've signed up to be an NHS volunteer'

England captain Heather Knight talks about volunteering for the NHS, team quizzes and no longer being a fair-weather cyclist during the coronavirus pandemic.
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Heather Knight: Quizzes, cycling & volunteering for NHS

England captain Heather Knight talks about volunteering for the NHS, team quizzes and no longer being a fair-weather cyclist during the coronavirus pandemic.
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Rain, redesigns and response times | Mop-up of the day

No amount of mopping-up would have been sufficient to ensure the T20 World Cup semi-final between England and India would have taken place. With no reserve day, India went through to the final because they came top in the group stage. Harmanpreet Kaur reckoned India had taken the rules into account from the outset. “We knew from day one when we were going to start this tournament that we would have to win all the games, because if we don’t get a match because of any condition, then whoev...
Tags: England, Sex, India, Pakistan, Extras, Heather Knight, Soz, Harmanpreet Kaur, Mop-up of the day


Heather Knight calls for rule change after rain breaks England hearts

Distraught England captain Heather Knight called on cricket administrators to ensure her side are the last team to be knocked out by rain at the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup.Semi-final day at Sydney Cricket Ground descended into farce as no play was possible and India progressed to Sunday’s final having finished top of Group A, with England second in Group B.Reserve days were in place for last summer’s Men’s 50-over World Cup but not for this tournament or October’s Men’s T20 World Cup, an ICC ruli...
Tags: England, News, Australia, India, South Africa, Sydney, Icc, Heather Knight, Knight, Group B Reserve


Knight calls for rule change after England's 'horrible' T20 World Cup elimination

England captain Heather Knight hopes a change in the rules will prevent other teams enduring a "horrible" tournament exit.
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Five things we've learnt from England's T20 World Cup group stage

Heather Knight's side met minimum expectations by reaching the semi-finals of the T20 World Cup having rounded off their group stage with a comprehensive 46-run win over the West Indies. England join rivals South Africa to progress from Group B into the knock-out phase of the tournament having won three consecutive matches despite an early opening blip. In the opening tournament fixture, England were stunned by an all-round South African outfit.
Tags: England, News, South Africa, Cricket, Heather Knight, West Indies England


It will be a 'shame' if forecast rain knocks England out of T20 World Cup - Knight

England captain Heather Knight says it would be "a shame for the tournament" if rain ruins the Women's T20 World Cup semi-finals in Sydney on Thursday.
Tags: England, News, Sydney, Heather Knight


Women's T20 World Cup: 'Shame for tournament if rain ruins semi final' - Heather Knight

England captain Heather Knight says it would be "a shame for the tournament" if rain ruins the Women's T20 World Cup semi-finals in Sydney on Thursday.
Tags: England, News, Sydney, Heather Knight