Thunder is a regional team which represents the three Counties which comprise the North West region - Lancashire, Cheshire and Cumbria.
The side was established as part of the ECB's new regional hub structure and made its debut in the Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy in 2020.
In 2021 Thunder - led by Head Coach Paul Shaw - will compete in the Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy (50 over) and new Regional T20 competition.
RACHAEL HEYHOE FLINT TROPHY FIXTURES
Saturday 29 May – Western Storm vs Thunder – Bristol County Ground
Monday 31 May – Thunder vs Sunrisers – Chester Boughton Hall
Sunday 6 June – Thunder vs Lightning – Chester Boughton Hall
Saturday 12 June – Central Sparks vs Thunder – New Road
Friday 10 September – Thunder vs Southern Vipers – Sale Cricket Club
Sunday 12 September – Northern Diamonds vs Thunder – Emirates Riverside
Saturday 18 September – South East Stars vs Thunder – TBC
REGIONAL T20 GROUP B FIXTURES
Saturday 26 June – Northern Diamonds vs Thunder – Emerald Headingley
Sunday 4 July – Thunder vs Western Storm – Chester Boughton Hall
Friday 9 July – Thunder vs Sunrisers – Emirates Old Trafford
Wednesday 25 August – Western Storm vs Thunder – Sophia Gardens
Saturday 28 August – Sunrisers vs Thunder – The County Ground Northampton
Monday 30 August – Thunder vs Northern Diamonds - Chester Boughton Hall