Australian Twenty20 Competition 2005/06

Winner - Victoria

New South Wales v Victoria, Twenty20 Final, Sydney

Hodge hands Victoria the first Twenty20 title

A thrilling hundred from Brad Hodge and some disciplined bowling earned Victoria a crushing 93-run win over New South Wales as they became the first Twenty20 champions

Australian Domestic Season, 2005-06

Tait returns to South Australian ING and Pura sides

Shaun Tait, the South Australian fast bowler, returns to domestic duty following rehabilitation for a shoulder injury, while Paul Rofe is likely to be out for three weeks

Points Table

Group A

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts
Victoria 2 2 0 0 0 4
Western Aust 2 1 1 0 0 2
South Aust 2 0 2 0 0 0

Group B

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts
NSW 2 2 0 0 0 4
Queensland 2 0 1 0 1 1
Tasmania 2 0 1 0 1 1

Statistics

Australian Twenty20 Competition, 2005/06 (in Australia Twenty20)

Twenty20 matches

Shane Harwood is congratulated on the wicket of Dominic Thornley during the Twenty20 Final
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Stephen Phillips crashed 20 from 11 deliveries
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Craig Simmons top-scored with 39 on Twenty20 debut
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Brad Hodge on the attack - he hit seven sixes - against NSW
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Aaron Bird took 3 for 39
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Michael Klinger launches into a six
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Tournament Results
NSW v Victoria at Sydney - Jan 21, 2006
Victoria won by 93 runs
South Aust v Western Aust at Adelaide - Jan 10, 2006
Western Aust won by 54 runs
Tasmania v NSW at Hobart - Jan 10, 2006
NSW won by 69 runs
NSW v Queensland at Sydney - Jan 8, 2006
NSW won by 5 wickets (with 12 balls remaining)
Victoria v South Aust at Melbourne - Jan 8, 2006
Victoria won by 8 wickets (with 47 balls remaining)
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