Victoria claimed back to back Sheffield Shield crowns with a memorable victory over South Australia in the Final at Glenelg.
In this edition of the show, we wrap up all of the final round action from the Sheffield Shield competition and look ahead to the decider between South Australia and Victoria starting on Easter Saturday.
On Bucketts Radio this week we wrapped up all of the action from the penultimate round of the competition whilst casting our eye over the final round of matches starting on Tuesday 15 March 2016.
Chris Hartley was a key man for the QLD Bulls scoring a crucial hundred as they set about claiming the Sheffield Shield title in 2012 with an impressive victory over Tasmania at the GABBA in Brisbane. Alistair McDermott claimed a six wicket haul for the Bulls in Tasmania’s first innings helping to set up victory for the home side. Despite some solid batting from Cowan in the second innings for Tasmania, James Hopes was able to make sure that QLD would not be chasing too many taking 5 wickets to ensure it was a memorable win for the Darren Lehmann coached side.
In an epic encounter, WA reigned supreme over QLD, keeping their Sheffield Shield hopes alive in 2015/16.
Tasmania produced some splendid cricket in their encounter with the Bushrangers with multiple batsmen scoring hundreds setting the platform for a comprehensive victory. We wrapped up the action on Bucketts Radio this week.
Trent Copeland and Ben Rohrer were the heroes for NSW in their recent Sheffield Shield clash after a splendid first innings hundred for Redbacks youngster Jake Lehmann. We wrapped all of the action on Bucketts Radio this week.
Victoria continued to assert their dominance in the Sheffield Shield competition with an emphatic victory over South Australia. Scott Boland was a key figure for the Bushrangers claiming 8 wickets for the match including a stunning 5 wicket haul in the first innings.
Last week on Bucketts Radio we had a look at the action from the Sheffield Shield clash between QLD and Tasmania.
NSW took on WA in the recent round of Sheffield Shield fixtures.