England star going local

Top girl: Barnsley's Kathy Brunt
Top girl: Barnsley's Kathy Brunt
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ENGLAND women’s Test player Kathy Brunt is set to play in the male bastion that is South Yorkshire League on Saturday.

Kathy is lined up to play for Barnsley v Wickersley in the Premier Division.

The opening bowler has been playing for England this season, most recently in a four-team tournament. In the final game Kathy took 5-18 in a 34 run win over Australia.

She is believed to be the first England cricketer to play in the South Yorkshire League.