New South Wales Breakers

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New South Wales Breakers
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Personnel
CaptainAustralia Alyssa Healy
CoachAustralia Joanne Broadbent
Team information
Founded1996
Home groundSydney Cricket Ground, Sydney
Bankstown Oval, Sydney
Capacity46,000 (Sydney Cricket Ground)
Official website:Official Site

The New South Wales Breakers are the women's representative cricket team for New South Wales and they compete in the Women's National Cricket League. The Breakers are the league's most successful side, having won 13 out of the 15 seasons.

As of February 2017, the Breakers have become a professional team and have played 130 matches for 103 wins, 1 tie and 26 losses. They also finished runners-up in the 2009/10 and 2010/11 Domestic Twenty20 competitions.

They have been the winners of a record ten straight Women's National Cricket League titles from 2005/06 to 2014/15.[1]

Current squad[edit]

No. Name Nat Birth date Batting Style Bowling Style Notes
Batsmen
- Mikayla Hinkley Australia (1998-05-01) 1 May 1998 (age 21) Right-handed Right-arm medium
- Saskia Horley Australia - - -
- Tahlia Wilson Australia - - -
All-rounders
- Alex Blackwell Australia (1983-08-31) 31 August 1983 (age 36) Right -handed Left-arm medium RET Australian women's national team contract
- Rachael Haynes Australia (1986-12-26) 26 December 1986 (age 32) Left-handed Left-arm medium Australian women's national team contract
- Carly Leeson Australia (1998-11-09) 9 November 1998 (age 20) Right -handed Right -arm medium
- Ellyse Perry Australia (1990-11-03) 3 November 1990 (age 28) Right -handed Right -arm Fast medium Australian women's national team contract
- Naomi Stalenberg Australia (1994-04-18) 18 April 1994 (age 25) Right -handed Right -arm medium
Wicket-keepers
- Alyssa Healy Australia (1990-03-24) 24 March 1990 (age 29) Right-handed Captain & Australian women's national team contract
- Hannah Trethewy Australia (age 18) Right-handed -
Bowlers
- Sarah Aley Australia (1984-06-03) 3 June 1984 (age 35) Right-handed Right-arm Medium
- Nicola Carey Australia (1993-09-10) 10 September 1993 (age 26) Left-handed Right-arm medium
- Lauren Cheatle Australia (1998-11-06) 6 November 1998 (age 20) Left-handed Left-arm medium-fast Australian women's national team contract
- Rene Farrell Australia (1987-01-13) 13 January 1987 (age 32) Right-handed Right-arm Medium
- Maisy Gibson Australia (1996-09-14) 14 September 1996 (age 23) Left-handed Right-arm Leg Spin
25 Lisa Griffith Australia (1992-08-28) 28 August 1992 (age 27) Right-handed Right-arm medium
28 Lauren Smith Australia (1996-10-06) 6 October 1996 (age 22) Right -handed Right-arm medium
30 Rachel Trenaman Australia (2001-05-18) 18 May 2001 (age 18) Right-handed Right-arm Leg break
42 Belinda Vakarewa Australia (1998-01-22) 22 January 1998 (age 21) Right-handed Right-arm Fast-Medium Australian women's national team contract

Coaching Staff[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "NSW Breakers win 10th-successive women's Cricket League title against South Australia". ABC Radio Grandstand. Australian Broadcasting Corporation. 26 January 2015. Retrieved 26 January 2015.