Bright future for women’s cricket in Australia

The Hobart Hurricanes played their first Women’s Big Bash League games at Bellerive’s Blundstone Arena over the weekend. The women had a solid win over the Brisbane Heat on New Year’s Day to a vocal home crowd of around 4000 people, prior to the record crowd at the men’s game later in the evening.

After a disappointing loss to the now top placed Sydney Thunder, the Hurricanes currently sit second on the ladder and have three more matches to play before finals. They will be looking to get back into their winning form. Continue reading