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Summary

  1. Southern Vipers won by nine wickets
  2. In-play highlights available to UK users

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Southern Vipers win by 9 wickets

A routine win to start their KSL campaign for Southern Vipers. Charlotte Edwards will be delighted with her side.

Heather Knight's Western Storm have some work to do.

Watch the Suzie Bates six that took Southern Vipers over the line below...

Bates hits Huddleston for six

Despite that wicket, Southern Vipers are breezing towards victory.

Here's Suzie Bates hitting Holly Huddleston for six before Matthews fell...

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Matthews c Hennessy b Taylor 15 (Southern 55-1)

Western get a crucial breakthrough, but it's probably a bit late.

Watch Stafanie Taylor remove Hayley Matthews below...

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Davies run out (Smith) 7 (70 all out)

Southern Vipers will need 71 to make a winning start to their KSL campaign.

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Nicholas b Matthews 0 (Western 62-9)

Claire Nicholas tries to hit Hayley Matthews to the legside but is clean bowled by the West Indian.

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Dibble run out (Brindle) 2 (Western 62-8)

Dropped catch

Just before Alice MacLeod fell, Mignon du Preez dropped Fran Wilson.

You can watch it below...

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Wilson c Rudd b George 10 (Western 61-7)

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Macleod c&b Bates 4 (Western 58-6)

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Luff run out (Edwards) 0 (Western 44-5)

Direct hit from Charlotte Edwards and Sophie Luff is sent back to the pavilion without scoring.

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Taylor c Edwards b Farrant 8 (Western 41-4)

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Hennessy lbw Bates 22 (Western 41-3)

Georgia Hennessy had just started to up the run rate slightly before she was trapped lbw by Suzie Bates.

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Knight b Smith 1 (Western 13-2)

Big wicket for Southern!

England captain Heather Knight tries to pull to the legside but is bowled by Linsey Smith.

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Priest c Rudd b Farrant 3 (Western 10-1)

Breakthrough for the visitors as Rachel Priest edges Tash Farrant to wicketkeeper Carla Rudd.

The toss and teams

Southern Vipers won the toss and decided to field

Former England captain Charlotte Edwards has won the toss at Southampton and has chosen to field first.

Here are how the two teams line up...

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Good afternoon...

Welcome to our in-play clips coverage of today's women's Super League group game between Southern Vipers and Western Storm.

We'll be bringing you the best action with highlights from both innings.

You'll also be able to listen to ball-by-ball commentary from BBC Radio 5 live sports extra.