Lanning, Perry and Cheatle Speak Ahead of ODI Series Against New Zealand

Lanning, Perry and Cheatle Speak Ahead of ODI Series Against New Zealand
Lanning, Perry and Cheatle Speak Ahead of ODI Series Against New Zealand
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The National Selection Panel today named a 13-player squad for the three-match Commonwealth Bank One-Day International Series against New Zealand, starting in Perth on 22 February.

Selectors also named this year’s Governor-General’s XI to take on New Zealand on 28 February at Drummoyne Oval.

Following the announcement, captain Meg Lanning, Ellyse Perry and Lauren Cheatle spoke to media.

Australia squad for Commonwealth Bank Women’s One-Day International Series

Meg Lanning (c) (Victoria)
Rachael Haynes (vc) (New South Wales)
Nicole Carey (New South Wales)
Lauren Cheatle (New South Wales)
Ashleigh Gardner (New South Wales)
Alyssa Healy (wk) (New South Wales)
Jess Jonassen (Queensland)
Sophie Molineux (Victoria)
Beth Mooney (Queensland)
Ellyse Perry (New South Wales)
Megan Schutt (South Australia)
Elyse Villani (Victoria) *subject to fitness
Georgia Wareham (Victoria)

Governor-General's XI

Alex Blackwell (c) (Formerly New South Wales)
Erin Burns (ACT)
Josie Dooley (Queensland)
Nicole Faltum (wk) (Victoria)
Heather Graham (Western Australia)
Sammy Jo Johnson (Queensland)
Phoebe Litchfield (New South Wales)
Tahlia McGrath (South Australia)
Rachel Rae-Martin (Australian Defence Force)
Annabel Sutherland (Victoria)
Rachel Trenaman (New South Wales)
Belinda Vakarewa (New South Wales)

Commonwealth Bank One-Day International Series v New Zealand – Fixtures

22 February: Australia v New Zealand, WACA, Perth
24 February: Australia v New Zealand, Karen Rolton Oval, Adelaide
28 February: Governor-General’s XI v New Zealand, Drummoyne Oval, Sydney
3 March: Australia v New Zealand, Junction Oval, Melbourne

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