Age Old Questions
- The average age of a KSL player is 24.
- Lancashire Thunder have both the oldest (Laura Newton, 38) and youngest (Sophie Ecclestone, 16) players.
- Southern Vipers are the oldest team (average age 25).
- Lancashire Thunder are the youngest team (average age 23).
Counting The Counties
- Sussex, Yorkshire, Kent and Lancashire have the most KSL players – 8 each.
- Of the D1 counties, Staffordshire have the fewest players – just 2 – Eve Jones and Steph Butler.
- Aside from the overseas players, three players didn’t play county or other top-level cricket in 2015 – Laura Newton, Arran Brindle and Rosalie Fairbairn (née Birch) – in the latter two cases, due to maternity.
Based on the player’s primary role for the current county or country, there are:
- 35 bowlers.
- 25 all-rounders.
- 22 batsmen.
- 8 wicket keepers.