ACT Meteors opener Katie Mack adding leg spin to her arsenal for Australia A women's tour of Sri Lanka

Sydney Morning Herald Wednesday 4th February, 2015

ACT Meteors opener Katie Mack is one of the most promising batters in the country, but she wants to use Australia A's tour of Sri Lanka to showcase her all-round ability.Mack has been rewarded for her stellar Women's National Cricket League season with selection in the Shooting Stars squad for a series of one-day and Twenty20 games this month.It's her second time with the Shooting Stars after she was with the team as an 18-year-old on a tour of New Zealand.The highlight of Mack's second season with the Meteors was her knock of 106 from 131 balls in a 50-over match against the Queensland Fire at Manuka Oval in December....


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