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Women's cricket star's top tips

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The Women's Twenty20 Cricket World Cup starts in Taunton, Somerset on Thursday, with England as pre-tournament favourites.

In the past 10 years the women's game in the UK has undergone rapid growth, fuelled by success on the pitch and large scale investment off it. Now more women and girls are playing the game than ever before.

England star Nicky Shaw offers some top tips for people looking to get started.

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