England women’s cricket captain Charlotte Edwards – who’s from Cambridgeshire – says they’ve started their Ashes defence against Australia as perfectly as they could.
The hosts won the opening one-day international by four wickets at Taunton.
All three formats of the game are played throughout the series.
The second of three O-D-Is is in Bristol tomorrow, with a Test match and three Twenty20s still to come too.
Northamptonshire will be looking to reach the last 8 of the T20 Blast later.
The Steelbacks are away to champions Birmingham.
New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum plays the penultimate game of his seven-match stint with The Bears.
Football – Peterborough won 2-1 at Barnet in their latest pre-season friendly last night.
Souleymane Coulibaly scored on his debut.
Meanwhile, Northampton Town drew 2-2 at home to Birmingham City in their latest warm-up game.