Kim Garth, Phoebe Litchfield earn maiden Cricket Australia contracts

After the new MoU negotiations, which resulted in a significant increase for the nation’s female cricket players, CA increased the roster of centrally contracted players for the 2023–24 season to 17 players.

Cricket Australia revealed on Wednesday that Kim Garth, Heather Graham, and teenage Phoebe Litchfield are the first holders of national contracts. (April 5).

 

“Kim Garth and Heather Graham have performed strongly at domestic level over the past 12 months, and both thoroughly deserve their spot on the list,” said national selector Shawn Flegler. “Phoebe Litchfield is a young talent who we believe has a big future, she’s built her game upon a very sound technique and we’re confident she can transfer those skills into international cricket,” he added.