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Ladies who Switch: Women's Ashes done, dusted and drawn

Valkerie Baynes and Firdose Moonda on the quirks which mean England won more but saw the trophy retained by a now-beatable Australia

Kate Cross bowled Alyssa Healy with a nip-backer, England vs Australia, 3rd ODI, Women's Ashes, Taunton, July 18, 2023

Alyssa Healy had a lean series with the bat  •  PA Photos/Getty Images

England won four matches to Australia's three but still couldn't wrest back the trophy. Valkerie Baynes and Firdose Moonda review a close-fought Ashes contest and discuss what the uncertainty surrounding the staging of the 2026 Commonwealth Games could mean for women's cricket.