Sheffield Shield 2011/12

Winner - Queensland

Queensland v Tasmania, Sheffield Shield final, Brisbane, 4th day

Queensland take title in tense final

Queensland won their seventh Sheffield Shield title after a tense finish to the final against Tasmania at the Gabba

Queensland v Tasmania, Sheffield Shield final, Brisbane, 3rd day

Hartley and bowlers put Queensland on top

Chris Hartley's sixth first-class century and a strong performance from the Queensland bowlers gave the Bulls the upper hand in the battle for the Sheffield Shield

Qld v Tasmania, Sheffield Shield Final, Brisbane, 2nd day

Hopes' rearguard halted by rain

Luke Butterworth and James Faulkner splintered Queensland's top order before James Hopes mounted a brazen counterattack to leave the Sheffield Shield final nicely poised

Points Table

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied Draw Aban Pts Quotient
Queensland 10 6 2 0 2 0 36 1.167
Tasmania 10 5 3 0 2 0 36 1.198
Victoria 10 5 3 0 2 0 36 1.164
West Aust 10 5 4 0 1 0 34 1.176
NSW 10 1 4 0 5 0 12 0.773
South Aust 10 0 6 0 4 0 2 0.624

Statistics

Sheffield Shield, 2011/12 (in Australia First-class)

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Queensland fast bowler Ben Cutting on Twitter after getting injured during a Sheffield Shield game against Victoria

Queensland players celebrate their Sheffield Shield triumph
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Steve Magoffin and Chris Hartley with the Sheffield Shield
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Chris Hartley and Steve Magoffin during their title-winning partnership
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Ryan Harris celebrates a wicket
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Jackson Bird sends down a delivery
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Chris Hartley celebrates his century
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Tournament Results
Queensland v Tasmania at Brisbane - Mar 16-19, 2012
Queensland won by 3 wickets
Queensland v South Aust at Brisbane - Mar 8-10, 2012
Queensland won by an innings and 91 runs
Victoria v NSW at Melbourne - Mar 8-10, 2012
Victoria won by 5 wickets
Tasmania v West Aust at Hobart - Mar 8-10, 2012
Tasmania won by 8 wickets
West Aust v Victoria at Perth - Mar 1-4, 2012
Victoria won by 212 runs
NSW v Queensland at Sydney - Mar 1-4, 2012
Match drawn
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