Friday 8 February 2008 

England Women's Coach Mark Dobson Stands Down

Mark Dobson has tendered his resignation as England women's head coach with immediate effect for personal reasons.

Dobson has left the tour to Australia and New Zealand and has returned to the UK.

He has apologised to the England team for leaving mid-tour and wishes them every success for their remaining matches

Mark Lane will be the acting head coach. The England and Wales Cricket Board thanks Surrey for allowing Mark Lane to take up this position for the remainder of the tour.

© ECB

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