by Cricket Ireland & Cricket World Tuesday 17 January 2023
Hunter sustained an injury to her left thumb, and after a medical assessment it was decided to withdraw her from the tournament.
Aoife Fisher, 17, who plays for Belfast club CSNI has been called in as Hunter’s replacement. Siúin Woods will step in as captain for the remainder of the tournament.
Ireland Under-19s Women face New Zealand in their second Group game today starting at 10am local time (8am Ireland time).
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