New Zealand Women’s Team captain Suzie bates sign with the Adelaide Strikers for the upcoming 3rd Edition of the women’s Big Bash League 2017-18 season. she will guided Perth Scorchers in the final of previous edition of WBBL 02
As she scored in the WBBL 2016-17 Season total 310 runs and also taking 13 wickets for the scorchers. for her all rounder performance, Bates also getting ICC Women’s ODI and T20 player of the year in 2016.
“I have always loved visiting Adelaide, so I am looking forward to spending more time there while playing for the Strikers,” noted Bates.
“The team has some very exciting players and I have obviously played a lot of cricket with Sophie Devine. I will enjoy playing alongside Megan Schutt and Amanda Wellington, instead of having to face up to them when we play Australia.
“We have a very good squad and I am very excited about the opportunity to play for Adelaide this season. I am looking forward to the fresh challenges WBBL|03 will involve and playing with a great bunch of girls,” she said.
Adelaide Strikers WBBL 03 squad: Suzie Bates, Tahlia McGrath, Katelyn Pope, Alex Price, Tabatha Saville, Tegan McPharlin, Bridget Patterson, Sophie Devine, Megan Schutt, Amanda Wellington, Samantha Betts
Adelaide Strikers starting the Women’s Big Bash League season 3 by playing the first game against Hobart Hurricanes on 9 December.