Sophie Molineux extends her contract with Melbourne Renegades until 2024

Sophie Molineux
Sophie Molineux. (Picture by Mark Brake/Getty Photos)

Sophie Molineux, Melbourn Renegades Girls’s captain, has signed a two-year contract extension with the membership. She is probably the most capped participant for this franchise and she’s going to proceed with this membership for 2 extra years till the ninth version of the Girls’s Huge Bash League in 2024.

This 24-year-old was appointed as captain of this aspect in 2021 and she or he led them to their maiden closing look. She has represented this staff 87 instances until now and bagged 67 wickets. Within the not too long ago concluded WBBL, she was bowling within the powerplays and nonetheless managed to take care of an economic system of 5.85. Final 12 months, she picked up 10 wickets in whole.

Molineux has represented her nation in all three codecs already, having gained the T20 Girls’s World Cup twice. In Australian colours, she has 26 scalps in 27 T20 Worldwide at an economic system of 5.94. Sophie expressed her happiness after extending her stick with Melbourne Renegades for the subsequent few years.

I’m actually trying ahead to this 12 months, deliver it again to our dwelling state: Sophie Molineux

 “I’m tremendous pumped and actually, actually optimistic and searching ahead to the subsequent couple of years – particularly after the final 12 months that we’ve had,” “I used to be actually fortunate to have had that first 12 months of captaincy beneath Simon Helmot. He positively took me beneath his wing, and we had an important group of ladies who had been very prepared to play any position they might for the staff,” she added as quoted by Cricbuzz.

Sophie additionally stated: “I’m actually trying ahead to this 12 months, to have the ability to come again to Melbourne, deliver it again to our dwelling state and play some dwelling video games in entrance of our followers.”

Melbourne Renegades Supervisor, James Rosengarten stated that the extension of her contract with the membership is such an thrilling a part of the longer term. He added: “Sophie is without doubt one of the greatest spin bowlers in Australia and a implausible all-round cricketer who can affect video games with bat, ball or within the area.”