Damage guidelines Issy Wong out of WBBL; Hobart Hurricanes identify Hayley Jensen as alternative

Issy Wong and Hayley Jensen (Picture by Christopher Lee and Picture by Will Russell by way of Getty Photographs)

England quick bowler Issy Wong has been dominated out of this yr’s Girls’s Massive Bash League (WBBL) attributable to an damage. She was set to signify the Hobart Hurricanes. In the meantime, New Zealand all-rounder Hayley Jensen has been introduced as Wong’s alternative.

Issy’s damage can be an enormous blow for the Hurricanes’ tempo assault. On the similar time, it additionally must be famous that Jansen has additionally performed as a alternative participant for Hobart in the course of the 2020-21 season of the WBBL. Jensen has gone on to say that she’s going to take this chance of representing the Hobart Hurricanes within the upcoming season with each arms.

It is actually unlucky for Issy: Hayley Jensen

“It is actually unlucky for Issy the way in which this chance has come about for me, however I am positively going to take it with each arms,” Jensen mentioned as quoted by the Hobart Hurricanes.

“It was a extremely uncommon scenario we have been all in again in 2020 after I final performed within the WBBL, however I felt actually welcomed by the Hurricanes workforce and loved my time in purple”, she added.

The 20-year-old Wong broke into the England girls’s workforce this yr and has performed eight T20Is and three One Day Internationals. She additionally made a solitary Take a look at look which occurred to be in opposition to South Africa in June. Wong went on to choose up three wickets in that contest at an economic system of three.68.

The Chelsea-born cricketer went to play within the Commonwealth Video games 2022 the place England completed fourth after dropping the bronze medal match to New Zealand. She then went on to signify the Birmingham Phoenix within the second version of The Girls’s Hundred. Issy has been contracted with the Birmingham-based franchise because the inception of the competitors in 2021.

This was presupposed to be the 20-year-old’s second WBBL stint having beforehand performed for the Sydney Thunder. She turned the second England participant to withdraw from the event after a hip surgical procedure pressured Heather Knight to drag out. 

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