In the second of our series looking at women in sport meet one of England's top cricketers, as she looks to make her mark in the Midlands.
Sarah Taylor signed to play for the Walmley women's team but, having been a key part of England's success over the last few years, has now made history by being selected for the men's team.
Michael Sibert reports.
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