Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c Thornely b Casson
    144
    218
    303
    18
    2
    66.05
    c Hughes b Thornely
    28
    96
    135
    4
    0
    29.16
    c Nicholson b Cockley
    15
    52
    69
    0
    0
    28.84
    run out (Nicholson)
    6
    3
    3
    1
    0
    200.00
    b Cameron
    15
    38
    51
    1
    0
    39.47
    lbw b Casson
    13
    27
    33
    3
    0
    48.14
    run out (Forrest)
    72
    182
    212
    7
    0
    39.56
    c Katich b Thornely
    65
    165
    176
    6
    1
    39.39
    c †Smith b Cameron
    4
    7
    10
    1
    0
    57.14
    not out
    4
    26
    34
    0
    0
    15.38
    c †Smith b Cameron
    8
    13
    14
    2
    0
    61.53
    Extras
    24 (b 2, lb 6, nb 10, w 6)
    TOTAL
    398 all out (136.1 Overs, RR: 2.92, 524 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-125 (DJ Anderson, 31.4 ov), 2-167 (TR Birt, 47.4 ov), 3-174 (GJ Bailey, 48.1 ov), 4-205 (DJ Marsh, 60.2 ov), 5-240 (LR Butterworth, 69.4 ov), 6-243 (MJ Di Venuto, 71.1 ov), 7-372 (JJ Krejza, 122.6 ov), 8-378 (B Geeves, 126.3 ov), 9-386 (TD Paine, 131.6 ov), 10-398 (TP Macdonald, 136.1 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    MA Cameron34.1511133.2420
    MJ Nicholson2366202.6900
    DJ Thornely2865822.0703
    BT Cockley1936913.6307
    B Casson3159022.9000
    UT Khawaja11000.0000

Close of Play

  • Fri, 29 Feb - day 1 - Tasmania 1st innings 291/6 (TD Paine 25*, JJ Krejza 23*, 96 ov)
  • Sat, 01 Mar - day 2 - New South Wales 1st innings 172/3 (SM Katich 86*, B Casson 0*, 54 ov)
  • Sun, 02 Mar - day 3 - Tasmania 2nd innings 198/5 (DJ Marsh 42*, TD Paine 11*, 52 ov)
  • Mon, 03 Mar - day 4 - New South Wales 2nd innings 153/3 (41 ov) - end of match
  • Blues draw but Katich earns state record

    Simon Katich became the most prolific scorer in a first-class season for New South Wales but there was little else for the Blues to celebrate in Hobart, where their match against Tasmania petered out to a draw

  • Blues aim for final-day chase

    New South Wales will rely on a fourth-day chase after Simon Katich's fifth Pura Cup century this season was not enough to earn first-innings points against Tasmania

  • Katich in charge of tricky New South Wales chase

    The captain Simon Katich led from the front again as New South Wales chased two first-innings points that could prove vital for hosting the Pura Cup final

  • Di Venuto provides lasting memory with 144

    Michael Di Venuto reminded his home state of his fine batting powers during a century that kept New South Wales relatively quiet on the opening day