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From sleeping at the stadium to front-page news – the transformation of women's cricket

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If you’re going to win the Women’s World Cup, it might as well be the biggest ever staged.

When Heather Knight got her hands on the ultimate prize in women’s cricket on an emotional Sunday afternoon at Lord’s, it marked a triumph not only for England, but the sport itself.

For Knight, kissing the silverware is a world away from four years ago, when she was clinging on to a place in an England side that failed to reach the final.