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Sheffield Shield: Jake Lehmann and Adam Zampa star as South Australia beat Queensland

South Australia (SA) and Queensland (QLD) played out an enthralling encounter in which the former came out on top thanks to a 50 in each innings from Jake Lehmann and 10 vital wickets from Adam Zampa. QLD skipper Joe Burns won the toss and opted to bat first – a decision which worked for him […]

Sheffield Shield: Jason Behrendorff takes 14 to blow away sorry Victoria

Jason Behrendorff inspired Western Australia (WA) to thrash a sorry Victoria (VIC) side by an innings and 38 runs at the WACA, as his side jumped to third in the Sheffield Shield ladder. Victorian skipper Cameron White won the toss and made the catastrophic decision to bat first as his side were skittled for just […]

Sheffield Shield: Henriques and Nevill pile on runs but Queensland rescue draw

Queesland (QLD) had captain Chris Hartley and Joe Burns to thank as they secured a draw with New South Wales (NSW) at the Sydney Cricket Ground despite Moises Henriques’ double century. It is not often that a side which loses two of its top two batsmen for ducks and sits at 2-2 eventually finishes with […]

Sheffield Shield: Simon Mackin takes 12 as Western Australia win at the death

The Sheffield Shield got back underway this week after a Christmas break which saw the players enjoy the shorter form of the game in the shape of the Big Bash. Simon Mackin starred as Western Australia (WA) forced themselves off the bottom of the Shield table with a nervy seven run victory over South Australia […]

Sheffield Shield: Hartley ton gives Queensland win and sends Tasmania bottom.

The Sheffield Shield got back underway this week after a Christmas break which saw the players enjoy the shorter form of the game in the shape of the Big Bash. Queensland (QLD) beat Tasmania (TAS) by 133 runs at the Brisbane Cricket Ground thanks to Chris Hartley and a mammoth first innings total – the […]