Rachael Haynes Speaks as Australia Women Claim Ashes Warm-up Victory

Rachael Haynes Speaks as Australia Women Claim Ashes Warm-up Victory
Rachael Haynes Speaks as Australia Women Claim Ashes Warm-up Victory
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The Australian Women’s Cricket Team claimed a 103-run win in its Ashes warm-up match against Australia A at Wynnum Oval in Brisbane today.

Batting first, Australia posted 9-264 thanks largely to Rachael Haynes’ 81 off 84 balls and 49 to opener Alyssa Healy.

Australia A bowlers Molly Strano (3-27), Heather Graham (2-43) and Sophie Molineux (2-47) all finished with multiple wickets.

Australia put on a dominant display in the field, restricting Australia A to 161 with leg-spinner Georgia Wareham claiming 4-21 from six overs.

Opener Elyse Villani top scored with 45, with Georgia Redmayne contributing 36 runs.

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