Chandler’s 5 for 41 helped Wellington beat Canterbury in NZC women‘s home one-dayer
New Zealand’s Women’s Cricketer
Only a month and 17 days previous to her 14th birthday, Wellington women‘s Kate Chandler entered the document books by selecting up a Checklist A five-for in simply her third match at this degree within the New Zealand Cricket Women‘s One-Day Competitors against Canterbury women at Christchurch’s Hagley Oval on Saturday.
Leg spinner Chandler, nonetheless a schoolgoer, had three wickets in her first two games – all of them in a ten-over spell of 3 for 39 against Central Districts women earlier this month – however, returned 5 for 41 in opposition to Canterbury, serving to Wellington bowl the opponents out for 155 in 46.1 overs. Wellington then ticked off the runs in 32.1 overs for the lack of two wickets.
Chandler began the present when Canterbury had been 117 for 4, first sending again Lea Tahuhu, a national group common after which, in the identical over – the 35th of the innings – the veteran Kate Ebrahim. Her different victims had been Laura Hughes, KM Sims and Gabby Sullivan. Chandler even returned a wicket-maiden and a double-wicket-maiden alongside the way in which.
Whether Chandler has to turn into the youngest in Checklist A historical past to bag a five-for could not be ascertained, however, an NZC assertion mentioned that her haul was the 14th greatest in Wellington ladies’ Checklist A historical past.