Former Gloucestershire age group player Ellie Wookey has swapped the drizzle of ‘Brizzle’ for the sunshine of St Lucia by becoming a correspondent for The Cricketer at the Women’s World T20.
The Bristol Phoenix allrounder is producing a series of Fan Diaries as she follows England’s progress through the tournament.
To watch her latest video diary click below.
Ellie, a former Bristol Grammar School student is in the West Indies as part of a gap year between A-Levels and university. And judging by her blogs she appears to be embracing the famous Caribbean carnival atmosphere. As well as joining in with the singing and dancing in the stands, she has discovered a taste for the local cuisine and met former West Indies captain Darren Sammy.
— Ellie Wookey (@WookeyEllie) November 13, 2018
Ellie also been welcomed into the ‘England Women’s Cricket Crew’ – after being given a t-shirt by England star Danni Wyatt’s dad that is normally reserved for the family of the England players.
You can keep up to date with Ellie’s adventures by searching The Cricketer’s website https://www.thecricketer.com/home.html