The Kia Summer Smash is a unique grassroots competition which is a celebration of the great game. The competition is open to all Women’s clubs of all abilities in the UK and will take place over four weekends in the height of the English summer. The competition is split into 4 regions; Western Festival, Southern Festival, Northern Festival and Midlands Festival, with the winner of each region competing at the iconic Kia Oval on Friday 20th September to become the Kia Summer Smash Champions.

The competition has 12 teams per region and will be played in an exciting T10 format. The sides will be split into 4 regions to ensure that everybody enjoys a number of competitive games, before a final to determine the winner.

There will be 5 teams who will be representing Leicestershire and Rutland in the midland’s festival:

-Leicestershire Electricity Sports CC

-Market Overton CC

-Sileby Town CC

-Kibworth CC

-Street Starz

When: Saturday 17th August (9am start)

Where: Caythorpe Cricket Club, Nottinghamshire, NG14 7EB

The day will involve high quality cricket along with a fun family day out including children activities, cricket coaching for kids, sumptuous local food & drink and appearances from local cricket celebrities.

Spectator activities: Fete games, face painting and fun cricket coaching with England star Lydia Greenway.

Food & drink: Hog roast, cakes, ice cream, candy floss, teas, coffees and soft drinks.

It’s sure to be a fantastic day with a masterclass from England star Lydia Greenway and a chance to meet Kia Super League stars.


We wish all the team’s good luck and hope they have an enjoyable day.