Tuesday, Sep 27, 2022

ENG W vs IND W: Heather Knight To Lead England Women Against India In ODIs

England women are slated to play three ODIs starting in Bristol from June 27

Heather Knight has played 8 Women Test, 104 WODIs and 81 T20s for England. File Photo

Batting all-rounder Sophia Dunkley has been named in the England women's ODI squad for the series against India following an impressive performance on her Test debut. (More Cricket News)

The three-match series begins here on Sunday. Heather Knight will be leadin the team.

India, playing their first red-ball match in almost seven years, pulled off a dramatic draw in the one-off Test here last week.

READ: India Women's Squad For England Tour

Dunkley had scored an unbeaten 74 in that game. The 22-year-old has played 15 T20s but is yet to make her ODI debut.

"Sophia Dunkley is included, and could make her ODI debut when the series gets underway at Bristol on Sunday 27 June," said the ECB in a statement.

Freya Davies and Sarah Glenn, who returned to their regional teams during the one-off Test, are back in the squad.

A three-match T20 series follows the ODIs.

England squad: Heather Knight (captain), Emily Arlott, Tammy Beaumont, Katherine Brunt,  Kate Cross, Freya Davies, Sophia Dunkley, Sophie Ecclestone, Tash Farrant, Sarah Glenn, Amy Jones, Nat Sciver, Anya Shrubsole, Mady Villiers, Fran Wilson, Lauren Winfield-Hill.


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