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Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy 2022 schedule: Fixtures, timings & venues

Rachael Heyhoe Flint 2022
by Wisden Staff 3 minute read

The Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy 2022, England’s domestic women’s competition, will be held from July to September 2022 – here’s the complete schedule for the 50-over tournament, with match fixtures, venues and timings.

Eight women’s regional teams will face each other in a round-robin structure, with the knock-out stages set to be held in the second half of September. The teams – Central Sparks, Southern Vipers, South East Stars, Sunrisers, Loughborough Lightning, Western Storm, North West Thunder and Northern Diamonds – will play each other once, and the top three will qualify for the knockout stage.

Southern Vipers are the reigning champions, having won the first two editions. Each team receives four points for a win.

Rachael Heyhoe Flint 2022: Points table with net run-rate

Rachael Heyhoe Flint 2022 schedule: Full list of fixtures

Matches at 10.30 local (9.30 GMT)

Saturday, July 2

Central Sparks vs Southern Vipers, Birmingham

SE Stars vs Sunrisers, Guildford

Loughborough Lightning vs Western Storm, Loughborough

Sunday, July 3

Thunder vs Northern Diamonds, Sale

Saturday, July 9

Loughborough Lightning vs Thunder, Loughborough

Northern Diamonds vs Sunrisers, Headingley

Southern Vipers vs SE Stars, The 1st Central County Ground

Western Storm vs Central Sparks, Bristol County Ground

Saturday, July 16

Central Sparks vs Northern Diamonds, New Road

Loughborough Lightning vs Southern Vipers, The Incora County Ground

Sunrisers vs Western Storm, The Cloud County Ground

Thunder vs SE Stars, Southport

Saturday, July 23

Northern Diamonds vs Loughborough Lightning, Riverside

Southern Vipers vs Sunrisers, Ageas Bowl

Thunder vs Central Sparks, Emirates Old Trafford

Western Storm vs SE Stars, Cheltenham

Friday, September 9

Central Sparks vs Loughborough Lightning, New Road

SE Stars vs Northern Diamonds, Beckenham

Southern Vipers vs Western Storm, The 1st Central County Ground

Sunrisers vs Thunder, The County Ground Northampton

Sunday, September 11

SE Stars vs Central Sparks, Beckenham

Southern Vipers vs Thunder, Ageas Bowl

Sunrisers vs Loughborough Lightning, The Cloud County Ground

Western Storm vs Northern Diamonds, The Cooper Associates County Ground

Saturday, September 17

Central Sparks vs Sunrisers, New Road

Loughborough Lightning vs SE Stars, Uptonsteel County Ground

Northern Diamonds vs Southern Vipers, Headingley

Thunder vs Western Storm, Emirates Old Trafford

Wednesday, September 21

Second vs Third, play-off, TBC

Saturday, September 25

Final at Lord’s

More info on the competition can be found here.

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