Cricket Library Weekly – QLD lift the Shield

In this edition of the Cricket Library Weekly, Robbie and Matt wrap up all of the action from the Marsh Sheffield Shield decider where QLD outplayed NSW at the Allan Border Field to claim their 9th Sheffield Shield title.

In what is our final episode of what has been a memorable summer of cricket, the lads look back at some of the memorable moments that captivated our attention.

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Cricket Library Weekly – Blues lift the trophy

In this edition of the Cricket Library Weekly, Robbie and Matt wrap up all of the action from the Marsh One Day Cup decider where Jack Edwards put his name up in lights with a match winning hundred for NSW.

The lads preview the upcoming Marsh Sheffield Shield final which will be hosted by QLD at the Allan Border Field later this week.

Finally, Matt and Robbie run their eye over the key performers for Australia in their record breaking 24 ODI winning streak.

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Jamie Siddons – Winning the Sheffield Shield for Victoria in 1990/91

Jamie Siddons grew up in Robinvale in country Victoria playing footy in the winter and cricket in the summer. He would go on to be one of the most prolific run scorers in Australian Domestic Cricket scoring over eleven and a half thousand runs and peeling off 35 First Class centuries.

Here he reflects on winning the Sheffield Shield with Victoria in the summer of 1990/91.

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Cricket Library Weekly – 23 in a row

In this edition of the Cricket Library Weekly, Robbie and Matt celebrate the achievements of the record breaking Australian Women’s Cricket team and review the first two games of their ODI series against New Zealand.

The lads review the recent action in the Marsh One Day Cup and Sheffield Shield competitions and look at the possible scenarios as we approach the business end of the season.

Matt’s Mailbag is back with an interesting haiku poem challenge for the upcoming Sheffield Shield final between NSW and QLD.

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Cricket Library Weekly – QLD win the trophy

In this edition of the Cricket Library Weekly, Robbie and Matt wrap up the final of the WNCL competition with QLD lifting the prestigious Ruth Preddy trophy for the first time.

The lads review the recent action in the Marsh One Day Cup and Sheffield Shield competitions and look at the possible scenarios as we approach the business end of the season.

Matt’s Mailbag is back with an interesting question posed by Elliott in New Zealand around bowlers taking wickets having scored runs in the same game.

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Interview with Baggy Green 390 Nathan Hauritz

Nathan Hauritz burst onto the International Cricket scene receiving a call up to the Australian team as a 20 year old after making an early impression playing for Queensland and Australia at u-19 level where he played alongside the likes of Michael Clarke, Ed Cowan, Mitch Johnson, Shaun Marsh, Shane Watson and Andrew McDonald.

He went on to represent Australia in 17 Test Matches claiming 63 wickets with career best figures of 5-53. Nathan also played 58 ODI’s also picking up 63 wickets with best figures of 4-29.

Hauritz was also more than handy with the bat scoring three half centuries for Australia and had a highest First Class score of 146 for NSW against South Australia in 2010.

In this edition of the Cricket Library Podcast, we relive some highlights from Nathan’s career as well as exploring some of the challenges he faced in addition to the difficulties associated with transitioning out of cricket.

As always, we ask who Nathan would most like to have a net with and he provides us with three excellent candidates including the first time a WWE Superstar gains a nomination.

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You can find out more about Nathan’s new venture the First Class Cricket Academy here

Paris is a boss

Haiku Poem by Matt Fiction

One o two not out

First ton in First Class cricket

Paris is a boss

Joel Paris may not be French but the Cricket Library Podcast reached the lofty heights of number three on the Apple Cricket Podcast charts in France. Thanks to everyone in France for getting us this far, let’s see if we can take the top spot!

A net with John Cena

Back in November 2017 Maisy Gibson was in the right place at the right time when she had the chance to have a net with WWE Superstar John Cena.

We chatted with Maisy about this and heard much more about her cricket journey on our podcast last year. Maisy also reveals the three people that she would most like to have a net with.

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The Mack and Kershaw show

Katie Mack and Erica Kershaw have helped lead the ACT to victory in their final WNCL game of the season. Kershaw finished with a well made 52 while Mack playing her 50th WNCL game was dismissed just five runs short of a century.

Katie had a magnificent season with the willow finishing with 418 runs for the season with a very healthy average of 59.71.

Erica and Katie were both very popular guests on the Cricket Library Podcast last year.