England Women will host Sri Lanka Women in the opening match of the T20I series on Thursday, This match will be played at County Ground in Chelmsford. England Women will be led by Heather Knight and have named a strong squad for this tour. Among the new names are Mahika Gaur and Bess Heath. Mahika Gaur has been impressive in the domestic circuit and the left-arm pacer will be a player to watch out for. England Women won both the ODI and T20I series against Australia in the Ashes recently and will be looking to continue their impressive run. On the other hand, Sri Lanka Women will be up for the task and a lot will depend on their captain Chamari Attapatu to help them post defendable totals. This promises to be an exciting match.