England Women Go 1-0 Up At Leeds

Georgia Elwiss celebrates a wicket

None of the top seven made fewer than Sarah Taylor's 26.

New Zealand openers Devine and Suzie Bates (28) also started well, getting New Zealand to 70 without loss at the start of the 14th over before the White Ferns lost five wickets for 31 runs.

Having won the toss on a pitch that was taking a bit of turn Amy Jones and Heather Knight impressed most for the hosts, making 63 apiece as England reached 290/5. They initially consolidated while Kerr completed her spell and then pressed the accelerator with around 15 overs to go.

We'll show Thierry Henry he picked the wrong side
Thibaut Courtois will be crucial as well, with his shot stopping abilities, something that frustrated Brazil to no end last week. The Arsenal legend is No2 to Belgium coach Roberto Martinez and will be in the dugout for their semifinal against France .

Knight, who hit eight fours, and Katherine Brunt (30 not out) added 54 quick runs before Knight became Katey Martin's fourth victim behind the stumps. This is now England's highest total against New Zealand, bettering 284 for 9 made in the World Cup clash in Derby previous year. Devine survived a chance when Sciver dropped a straightforward offering at midwicket, but just when England needed a breakthrough, Devine tried to loft Georgia Elwiss over the top and found only Sophie Ecclestone. It is predicted that England Women will win this match against New Zealand Women.

This game was over long before the fall of New Zealand's eighth wicket prompted a spontaneous rendition of "football's coming home" among the Headingley crowd - a healthy 2,100 in the circumstances - and dancing among the huddle of home players in the middle. Debutant Katie George wrapped things up with her maiden ODI wicket.


  • Trump Admin Favored Corporations In Opposing Breastfeeding Resolution

    Trump Admin Favored Corporations In Opposing Breastfeeding Resolution

    The Ecuadorian delegates acquiesced, and health advocates struggled to find another sponsor for the resolution. A spokeswoman for the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) defended the U.S. delegation's approach.
    Wonder Woman surprises sick children in hospital

    Wonder Woman surprises sick children in hospital

    Wesley Coller, Rebecca Steel Roven, Geoff Johns, Richard Suckle and Walter Hamada have also been named as executive producers . The blockbuster movie star stopped by in complete costume as her character Diana Prince, Amazonian woman princess on Friday.
    Beyonce, Jay-Z, Ed Sheeran to Headline Global Citizen Festival

    Beyonce, Jay-Z, Ed Sheeran to Headline Global Citizen Festival

    Those who use the Global Citizen advocacy platform with be able to register for a free ticket, check out more information here. Local fans are losing their mind as they scramble for tickets but attendees have been informed that tickets are free of cost.
  • 'Orange Is The New Black' Season 6 Takes It To The Max

    In season five , [ spoiler ] the inmates staged a three-day riot at Litchfield that resulted in prison-wide chaos and even murder. This is not home", Suzanne says in the preview, pretty much summing up how everyone feels about the new prison.
    Dr Hathi of 'Tarak Mehta Ka Oolta Chasma' dies of heart attack

    Dr Hathi of 'Tarak Mehta Ka Oolta Chasma' dies of heart attack

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi had declared the popular TV series one of the brand ambassadors of Swacch Bharat scheme in the past. "We are all too numb to say anything", says Asit Kumarr Modi, producer of TMKOC.
    British PM Recruits New Brexit Secretary After Shocking Late-Night Resignation

    British PM Recruits New Brexit Secretary After Shocking Late-Night Resignation

    But leading pro-Brexit legislator Jacob Rees-Mogg said "I don't think a no-confidence vote is immediately in the offing". May won the backing of her Cabinet last Friday for a plan that would create a "U.K. -EU free trade area".
  • Family chooses unique way to say goodbye after 18-year-old's death

    And so, many find comfort in focusing their thoughts on who they were and what they stood for. His life was taken away from him at the age of 18-years-old after a shooting on June 26th.
    John Aldridge Lays Into 'Cheat' Neymar Following World Cup Exit

    John Aldridge Lays Into 'Cheat' Neymar Following World Cup Exit

    He obviously hates YOUR football team and has no interest in synchronised swimming. Imagine everyone's surprise at Neymar being on the floor.
    Lebanese tourist sentenced to 8 years' jail for Facebook post against Egypt

    Lebanese tourist sentenced to 8 years' jail for Facebook post against Egypt

    The 24-year-old was charged with "deliberately broadcasting false rumours which aim to undermine society and attack religions". The users decried the sentence as "excessively harsh" and some called for Lebanese to boycott tourist hotspots in Egypt .
  • How significant is Trump's Supreme Court pick?

    How significant is Trump's Supreme Court pick?

    Barrett has a thin resume as a judge but has amassed a formidable and respected body of scholarly work. "Like Justice Gorsuch. Of the other two, he added: "Ray Kethledge and Tom Hardiman, they're a little bit less known by conservatives".
    Michael Cohen Reportedly Telling Friends He Doesn’t Think Trump Will Pardon Him

    Michael Cohen Reportedly Telling Friends He Doesn’t Think Trump Will Pardon Him

    He reportedly told a friend over the phone that he did not think Trump would use a presidential pardon for him. Bush's Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board. "I brought up the pardon, and he said, 'I don't think so".
    Looting follows protests in Haitian capital

    Looting follows protests in Haitian capital

    Haiti is still recovering from Hurricane Matthew, which struck in 2016. Haiti is the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere.


Latest news

Croatia identify England danger man for semi-final
Both sides have shown their ability to grind out results when not at their best and this will be a very tense evening in Moscow. Neither team could be separated after extra time, which ended 2-2 following an absorbing and exhausting battle at Fisht Stadium.

England fans celebrate World Cup win over Sweden at IKEA
Not in a long time has there been so much support for an England team at a major tournament and clearly the players are thriving from that.

Arsenal star urged to retire from global football
Ozil, 29, has come in for sharp criticism in Germany after the holders crashed out in Russian Federation , finishing bottom of their group.

Pound price: Pound dives after Boris Johnson resigns
British Brexit Secretary David Davis has resigned from Government, effective immediately, United Kingdom media reports say. In her Commons statement, May urged the European Union to take her proposal seriously.

'Damn Yankees!' star Tab Hunter dead at 86
Hunter made the reveal in his autobiography, Tab Hunter Confidential: The Making of a Movie Star, which was released in 2005. The cause was cardiac arrest triggered by a blood clot in his leg, said his husband, producer Allan Glaser .

David Beckham and Zlatan Ibrahimovic agree World Cup wager
We understand that following a win like this that fans can lose the run of themselves, but this is definitely taking it too far. Fans had descended at Clapham Junction and were clapping and cheering when the man made a decision to climb on top of the bus.

Out of 13 Rescued from Flooded Cave in Thailand
Narongsak Osattanakorn said the second phase began at 11 a.m. and authorities "hope to hear good news in the next few hours". Over the weekend, the Thai government successfully rescued four boys who had been trapped in the cave since June 23.

Russian Federation boss Stanislav Cherchesov: 'The country is in love with us'
They have fallen in love with us. "He watched, he was rooting for the team". "We have managed to reverse the nation's opinion of us", he said.

Manchester United vs. Leicester to kick off new Premier League season
Half of the games will be over a bank holiday period while the other ten will be during the busy festive schedule. Seven of Albion's first 12 Premier League fixtures were screened live last season and 13 in total .

Hamilton appears to retract Ferrari accusation
Later, he said: "I was concerned if I could finish the race but with all the adrenalin going it was okay". Wolff said he was paraphrasing the Brackley-based team's technical director James Allison .

As a judge on the US Court of Appeals in Washington he has written opinions on some of the nation's most sensitive issues. He has another potential advantage: he serves with Judge Maryanne Trump Barry - the president's sister - on the 3rd U.S.

Theresa May handed 24 Brexit business questions that need answering NOW
In the hope a truce can be agreed between her feuding ministers, the strategy will be set out in a white paper the following week. Secondly, the alternative was the maximum facilitation scheme (max fac), which involved new technology and trusted traders.

HIV vaccine shows promise in human trialNaija247news
Only one so far, RV144, yielded some protection. "But the data is promising and we are happy to report the immune response ". Scientists will now carry out a trial named " Imbokodo ", the Zulu word for rock, on 2,600 women in southern Africa.

ATP Wimbledon: Gulbis serves a bagel to send Alexander Zverev packing
Today I definitely did. "I hope I can win a few more matches here and the German crowd can watch some tennis". Venus, seeded ninth, was beaten 6-2 6-7 (5) 8-6 by Dutchwoman Kiki Bertens on Court One.

Iran says Trump 'destabilising' oil market
He added that his refinery had cancelled USA crude imports and would switch to Middle East or West African supplies instead. At the same time, the United States president has been exerting pressure on his European allies to stop buying Iranian oil.

Other news