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Kent take Women's T20 title

Kent were celebrating after they were crowned Twenty20 champions on Finals Day at Preston Nomads Cricket Club.

Kent's Tammy Beaumont was in fine form during Kent's T20 triumph which saw them beat Sussex in the final

The team, led by Charlotte Edwards, beat Nottinghamshire by 10 runs in the semi-final before overcoming old rivals Sussex by eight-wickets in a one-sided final.

Having restricted Sussex to a meagre 107 for five from their 20 overs, Kent lost just two wickets as they successfully chased it down with 10 deliveries remaining.

Kent had beaten Nottinghamshire in the semi-finals earlier in the day.

Batting first Kent made 131 for four with Women's Ashes winner Tammy Beaumont shining with a well-made 47 at slightly better than a run a ball.

Nottinghamshire got close in their reply, finishing just eight runs adrift for the loss of seven wickets.

Kent, captained by England skipper Charlotte Edwards, beat Sussex to win the Twenty20 title

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