Women's and Girls' Cricket


Women's and Girls' Cricket in Wales

We have over 100 clubs who have a women's and/or girls' section running across Wales in 2024.

In 2024 we have 6 teams playing within our Premier hardball league, 10 teams within our hardball division 1 and 77 teams involved in the women's softball league. 

With more girls playing cricket than ever before in Wales - we continue to have lots of opportunities for girls across each region including Girls only Dynamos sessions, Girls club teams at U11,U13 & U15 plus a structured pathway programme for girls to aspire to be involved in as well as the opportunity to represent Wales at a national level and beyond


What's in it for Women ?

  • Softball Festivals
  • Structured Softball Leagues
  • Structured Hardball Leagues
  • Women's Softball Welsh Cup


For Girls?

  • Girlguiding Cymru Cricket Challenge 
  • Schools Programmes (Chance to Shine)
  • Schools Competitions (Under 13 / Under 15)
  • Girls only Dynamos programmes
  • All Stars programmes
  • Girls Hubs (Regional)
  • Club teams at U11 (Softball) & U13 & U15 (Hardball)
  • Regional Pathway teams at U11, U13 & U15 (Hardball)
  • Welsh National age groups

For Clubs

For help sustaining or setting up your clubs women's and girls' section please contact Our Women and Girls Development Officers 

For Schools





Carl Holding (South West Wales)- 

Rebecca Thomas (South East Wales)

Rachel Warrenger (North Wales)

 Some Useful Stats on the growth and impact of Women's and Girls' Cricket see here

Check Out the ECB's We Got Game online hub  here.

There are 4 sections to explore; find out where you can play cricket locally in a women's and girls’ team, where to buy tickets for England Women, The Hundred and our regional competitions, and how to join the community on Instagram which hosts exclusive content from the England Women’s team and showcases the game from the grassroots up.


Powering thriving and sustainable girls’ sections at clubs

We want to continue the huge momentum of girls' participation in Wales by ensuring more clubs have a compelling offer to retain girls in the game.

These materials are available to download via this link 

To look at the in depth insight on the female game have a look at this ECB insight - here


Case Studies

For stand-out girls' & women's cricket club case studies please follow these links:-







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