8 Mar 2009

White Ferns set to open Cup campaign against champions

9:00 am on 8 March 2009

The New Zealand women's cricketers are just hours away from their 2009 ICC world cup opening match against defending champions and number one seeds Australia.

The match is scheduled to start at 10 o'clock Sydney time at The North Sydney Oval.

The weather forecast is a good one for Sydney with temperatures in the mid twenties predicted.