Tasmania

Sheffield Shield: Joe Mennie takes nine as South Australia thrash Tasmania

Joe Mennie strengthened his Australian Test claims by taking 9-88 as South Australia (SA) beat Tasmania (TAS) by 193 runs to secure their place in the Sheffield Shield final. Tasmanian skipper George Bailey won the toss and opted to field first in Hobart – a decision which his bowlers backed up as they restricted SA […]

Sheffield Shield: Record-breaker Joe Burns stars as Queensland sweep aside Tasmania

Joe Burns starred as Queensland (QLD) went third in the Sheffield Shield ladder after a thumping win over rock-bottom Tasmania (TAS) at the Bellerive Oval, Hobart. QLD’s skipper Joe Burns won the toss and opted to field first – a decision which would prove a smart one. As TAS were skittled for just 150 in […]

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 […]