Loughborough Lightning Cricket
Loughborough Lightning is the number 1 Women’s T20 side in the East Midlands and has been competing in the KIA Super League since its inception three years ago. In the past three years Lightning has made it to two finals days.
Lightning play in the top tier competition in the UK with many athletes boasting numerous international caps. 2017 saw Lightning enter into their second season in the Women's Kia Super League, after reaching finals weekend in their inaugural season.
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Students and alumnae named in Women’s World Twenty20 squad
Current Loughborough students Kirstie Gordon and Sophia Dunkley have been named in a 15 strong England squad that will go for glory at the ICC Women’s World Twenty20 in the West Indies next month. Joining the pair, who will make their England debuts, are eight alumnae plus Lightning player Jenny Gunn, meaning almost 75% of the squad have a Loughborough connection.