16 January 2020
Haynes and Healy return for the Tigers
Rachael Haynes and Alyssa Healy donned the Tiger colours over the weekend contributing to the first Grade win.
Batting first, Northern District achieved a total of 2/126 from their 35 overs. ACT player, Matilda Lugg was the standout for Northern District with 67 off 130 balls in the rain affected match. Both Katrina Hodge and Georgie Martin were the wicket takers with 1/25 and 1/15 respectively.
Sydney in return achieved the total 3 wickets down with openers Alyssa Healy (23) and Rachael Haynes (51) provided the ideal start to the innings. Sydney Sixers player Jodie Hicks (25), English International Jenny Gunn (14) and Tiger young gun Olivia Maxwell (20) all made contributions to assist chasing down the total. Sixers Off-spinner Lauren Smith took 3-27 from her 7 overs.
The top 4 of the tigers included 3 internationals and a current Sydney Sixers player.