Tayla tames English star

Tayla Vlaeminck
Tayla Vlaeminck

Bendigo cricketer Tayla Vlaeminck impressed for the Cricket Australia XI against England at the weekend.

Vlaeminck opened the bowling for the CA XI in both innings of the three-day tour match.

The Strathdale-Maristians product had figures of 0-12 off five overs on day one as England was bowled out for 231. Vlaeminck made one not out with the bat as the CA XI was dismissed for 271 with a lead of 40 runs.

Vlaeminck struck early in the English second innings, dismissing opening batter Lauren Winfield for seven caught and bowled. Winfield had made 82 in the first innings.

Vlaeminck finished with figures of 1-37 in England’s total of 7-305 declared. The match was drawn after the CA XI ended 7-182.