ABC News Australia – Tabatha Saville has gone from being the only woman in her cricket side to being a star in a national women’s competition.


  • Saville wasn’t required to bat as the Scorchers won the Saturday game with only one ball to spare.
  • Saville has had a breakout season in the 2017-18 Women’s Big Bash League.
  • She hit a four off the last ball of a game against the Melbourne Stars to lead the Strikers to victory.
  • The Women’s Big Bash League has given Saville an opportunity to play cricket at a professional level.
  • Despite growing up in remote Australia, Saville said there were definite advantages to playing junior cricket in Alice Springs.

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