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Women's Super League: Yorkshire Diamonds beat Lancashire Thunder

Lauren Winfield
Kia Super League, Headingley
Yorkshire Diamonds 162-4 (20 overs): Winfield 44, Atapattu 41; Hazell 2-34
Lancashire Thunder 134-7 (20 overs): Satterthwaite 28; Davidson-Richards 3-20, Levick 3-30
Yorkshire Diamonds (4 pts) won by 28 runs
Scorecard

Yorkshire Diamonds made a winning start to the 2017 Women’s Super League, easing past Lancashire Thunder by 28 runs in the Roses match at Headingley.

England’s Lauren Winfield (44) and Sri Lanka’s Chamari Atapattu (41) survived several dropped chances to put on 72 for Yorkshire’s first wicket.

Katherine Brunt and Alice Davidson-Richards accelerated late on to get the hosts to 162-4 from their 20 overs.

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