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newscricketa year ago

Clare Connor succeeds Kumar Sangakkara to become first female president at MCC

Former England captain Clare Connor, the England and Wales Cricket Board's managing director of women's cricket, will become the first female president in the club's 234-year history after taking over from Sri Lanka's Kumar Sangakkara. Conor was made an Honorary Life Member of MCC in 2009.
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featurecricket2 years ago

Clare Connor’s MCC ascendancy a much-needed change to a long-laid prejudice

When the Marylebone Cricket Club announced Clare Connor as its first female president, there was an understandable sense of emotion running down with many former English women’s cricketers. For the announcement, in many ways, was a triumph over a long-laid prejudice and anachronistic mindset.
Bastab K Parida
newscricket3 years ago

England cricket launch action plan to transform women’s cricket

England cricket chiefs have launched an action plan to transform women's cricket, with the aim of making it a gender-balanced sport. England and Wales Cricket Board managing director of women's cricket Clare Connor and women’s team skipper Heather Knight have welcomed the coordinated approach.
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