SA-W vs ENG-W: England v South Africa women’s Test match ends in the rain: The only Test between England and South Africa women’s team played in Taunton was a draw. Due to rain on the fourth and final day of the match, only 43.1 overs could be played, and South Africa scored 181/5 in the second innings. England’s Natalie Shever was adjudged Player of the Match for her brilliant innings of 169.
SA-W vs ENG-W Match Update
Playing ahead of the score 55/3 on the third day, South Africa suffered a fourth blow at 64, and captain Sune Luos was dismissed for ten runs. From here, Tumi Sekhukhune (33*) disappointed the England team by sharing an unbeaten 63 for the fifth wicket with Lizelle Lee (36) and an unbeaten 63 for the sixth wicket with Marianne Kapp (43*).
Marijane Cap scored the highest 193 runs in both the innings of the match, while England’s Kate Cross took the maximum six wickets in the game. A three-match ODI series will be played between the two teams from July 11 to July 18, followed by a three-match T20 series from July 21 to July 25.
SA-W vs ENG-W Squad Update
England Women’s Test squad
Heather Knight (C), Emily Arlott, Tammy Beaumont, Lauren Bell, Kate Cross, Alice Davidson-Richards, Freya Davies, Charlie Dean, Sophia Dunkley, Sophie Ecclestone, Amy Jones, Emma Lamb, Nat Sciver, Travelling reserve: Issy Wong
Proteas Women’s Test squad
Anneke Bosch, Trisha Chetty, Nadine de Klerk, Lara Goodall, Shabnim Ismail, Sinalo Jafta, Marizanne Kapp, Ayabonga Khaka, Lizelle Lee, Suné Luus, Nonkululeko Mlaba, Tumi Sekhukhune, Andrie Steyn, Chloé Tryon, Laura Wolvaardt