Following one of the worst displays of cricket on the international scale—as Australia ungracefully toppled to England in the Ashes, with a history-making first innings—Australia has thumped England at the 2015 Women’s Ashes, with a resounding victory of 161 runs at Canterbury.
Australia celebrated as homegrown gun Ellyse Perry took English captain Charlotte Edwards 6 for 32.
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Now unequivocally dominating the competition, Australia is but one victory away from securing the 2015 Women’s Ashes.
A victory that will skyrocket the Southern Stars as one of Australia’s most talented and well-oiled national teams, who also uniquely boasts some of the most pitiful media coverage in the national press.
Case in point: go ahead and try to spot the Women’s Ashes headline on SMH’s online edition today, among vice captain announcements for the Southern Stars’ male counterparts.
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