England Women's Head Coach, Lisa Keightley Steps Down From Her Position

After agreeing to not renew her contract, Lisa Keightley will go away her place as head coach of the England ladies’s group on the finish of the summer time.

Keightley, who succeeded Mark Robinson as the ladies’s group’s head coach in 2019, was in cost as England reached the ICC Girls’s ODI World Cup finals in 2022.

She additionally oversaw England’s progress on the 2020 ICC Girls’s T20 World Cup, when inclement climate ended their run within the semifinals, and their current run to the Commonwealth Video games semifinals, the place they fell in need of a medal after defeats to India (within the semifinal) and New Zealand (third-place runners up).

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“We’re extremely grateful for the dedication and keenness Lisa has proven during the last two-and-a-half years within the position,” We’ve seen elevated competitors for locations during the last 12 months and the squad Lisa leaves is an thrilling mix of youth and expertise.

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“Main a global group is difficult at the very best of instances. It is tougher throughout a pandemic, and Lisa has been in a position to proceed the event of the group throughout what has been the hardest interval we’ve confronted off the sphere,” ECB’s Director of Cricket Jonathan Finch mentioned.

The ECB is trying to find a alternative coach to fill in for a vital few months with the upcoming Girls’s T20 World Cup as Keightley’s resignation happens after the house collection towards India subsequent month.

England was anticipated to complete within the high 3 on the Commonwealth Video games 2022 however they completed 4th. Even within the WC earlier this yr England misplaced to Australia, West Indies and New Zealand and have been nearly knocked out of the WC however they managed to achieve the finals after profitable their remaining video games.

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