Wednesday 16 May 2012 

England Women To Take On Ireland And Pakistan

England Women To Take On Ireland And Pakistan
England Women To Take On Ireland And Pakistan
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The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has confirmed that England Women will play their counterparts from Ireland and Pakistan in three additional Twenty20 Internationals in June and September.

They will play Ireland on 23rd June at Loughborough as part of their preparations for the series against India Women and take on Pakistan on 4th and 5th September ahead of the Twenty20 series against the West Indies.

India tour for two Twenty20 matches and five One-Day Internationals between 26th June and 11th July and while England take on Ireland, they will also take on an Academy team on 22nd June.

After meeting Pakistan in a Twenty20 double-header, they will again play the Academy on 5th September and then take on the West Indies in five Twenty20 matches between 8th and 16th September.

The series is their last before they play in the ICC Women's World Twenty20 in Sri Lanka, which begins on 26th September.

England Women fixtures 2012

June 22: T20 v England Women’s Academy, Loughborough
June 23: NatWest International T20 v Ireland, Loughborough
NatWest International T20 Series v India

June 26: 1st T20, Canterbury
June 28: 2nd T20, Chelmsford

NatWest Women’s Series v India

July 1: 1st ODI, Lord's
July 4: 2nd ODI, Taunton
July 5: 3rd ODI, Taunton
July 8: 4th ODI, Truro
July 11: 5th ODI, Wormsley

September 4: NatWest International T20 v Pakistan, Loughborough
September 5: NatWest International T20 v Pakistan, Loughborough
September 5: T20 v England Women’s Academy, Loughborough

NatWest International T20 Series v West Indies

September 8: 1st T20, Emirates Durham ICG
September 10: 2nd T20, Old Trafford
September 13: 3rd T20, Wantage Road
September 15: 4th T20, PROBIZ County Ground, Hove
September 16: 5th T20, Arundel

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