Sheffield Shield 2009/10

Winner - Victoria

Victoria v Queensland, Sheffield Shield final, Melbourne, 5th day

McGain spins Victoria to Sheffield Shield win

Victoria claimed back-to-back Sheffield Shield trophies for the first time since 1980 after Bryce McGain bowled them to a 457-run victory

Victoria v Queensland, Sheffield Shield final, Melbourne, 4th day

Unbeatable Victoria prepare for Shield victory

Victoria enacted the Sheffield Shield's version of torture on Queensland as they moved closer to lifting the trophy

Victoria v Queensland, Sheffield Shield final, Melbourne, 3rd day

Victoria's batsmen dominate third day

Victoria had their best day of the final as they amassed a 321-run lead that has effectively eliminated Queensland from the game

Points Table

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied Draw Aban Pts Quotient
Victoria 10 6 1 0 3 0 41 1.185
Queensland 10 5 2 0 3 0 32 1.001
NSW 10 4 3 0 3 0 26 1.392
West Aust 10 2 6 0 2 0 20 0.984
Tasmania 10 2 4 0 4 0 17 0.737
South Aust 10 2 5 0 3 0 16 0.840

Statistics

Sheffield Shield, 2009/10 (in Australia First-class)

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South Australia captain Graham Manou insists Shaun Tait will return to action from injury

Victoria's squad celebrates the Sheffield Shield win
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Darren Pattinson breaks through for Victoria
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Lee Carseldine held up Victoria
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Cameron White on the way to 89
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David Hussey goes on the attack
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Rob Quiney glances fine
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Squads

Simon Katich (c) Aaron Bird
Doug Bollinger Nathan Bracken
Daniel Burns Mark Cameron
Beau Casson Stuart Clark
Michael Clarke Burt Cockley
James Crosthwaite (wk) Luke Doran
Peter Forrest Brad Haddin (wk)
Nathan Hauritz Josh Hazlewood
Moises Henriques Scott Henry
Phillip Hughes Phil Jaques
Simon Keen Usman Khawaja
Josh Lalor Grant Lambert
Brett Lee Greg Mail
Peter Nevill (wk) Steve O'Keefe
Ben Rohrer Daniel Smith (wk)
Steven Smith Mitchell Starc
Dominic Thornely David Warner
Shane Watson Philip Wells
Matthew Mott
Tournament Results
Victoria v Queensland at Melbourne - Mar 17-21, 2010
Victoria won by 457 runs
NSW v South Aust at Sydney - Mar 10-12, 2010
NSW won by an innings and 39 runs
Queensland v West Aust at Brisbane - Mar 10-12, 2010
West Aust won by 3 wickets
Victoria v Tasmania at Melbourne - Mar 10-12, 2010
Victoria won by an innings and 46 runs
West Aust v Victoria at Perth - Mar 3-6, 2010
Victoria won by 54 runs
Queensland v South Aust at Brisbane - Mar 3-6, 2010
Queensland won by 94 runs
Tasmania v NSW at Hobart - Mar 3-6, 2010
NSW won by 216 runs
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