England celebrate their 3-1 series win after a crushing innings win inside three days at The Oval
England celebrate their 3-1 series win after a crushing innings win inside three days at The Oval © PA Photos


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David Willey made 113 in just 93 balls
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Katherine Brunt returned after injury
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Anya Shrubsole made early breakthroughs for England
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Jacques Rudolph hit a Glamorgan record 169 not out
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Young Harry Finch made 95 in just 58 balls
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Luke Wright cuts on his way to a century
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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st ODI: Eng Women v India Women at Scarborough - Aug 21
Eng Women won by 42 runs (D/L method)
Group A: Derbyshire v Gloucs at Derby - Aug 21
Derbyshire 271/7 Gloucs 75/2 (12.5/50 ov)
Group A: Hampshire v Yorkshire at Southampton - Aug 21
Hampshire 172 Yorkshire 150/3 (25.3/50 ov)
Group A: Lancashire v Leics at Manchester - Aug 21
Leics 184 Lancashire 117/1 (21/50 ov)
Group A: Northants v Essex at Northampton - Aug 21
Northants 311 Essex 101/1 (16.5/50 ov)
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