Close of Play

  • Tue, 11 Mar - day 1 - New South Wales 1st innings 127/4 (KR Patterson 18*, PM Nevill 5*, 56 ov)
  • Wed, 12 Mar - day 2 - Western Australia 2nd innings 138/5 (SE Marsh 9*, SM Whiteman 20*, 70 ov)
  • Thu, 13 Mar - day 3 - New South Wales 2nd innings 103/2 (SPD Smith 32*, BJ Rohrer 9*, 40 ov)
  • Fri, 14 Mar - day 4 - New South Wales 2nd innings 213/7 (78 ov) - end of match
  • Marsh ton gives NSW a fight

    Shaun Marsh ground out a second-innings century to give Western Australia a fighting chance, after their batsmen had collapsed spectacularly in the first in Canberra

  • New South Wales to host Shield final

    New South Wales will host the Sheffield Shield final in Canberra after their captain Steven Smith played a key role in steering them to a tense three-wicket win over Western Australia

  • NSW on top despite Agar's five

    Ashton Agar picked up five wickets to lead a Western Australia fightback but they followed that with a batting collapse that ensured New South Wales remained well on top after two days in Canberra

  • NSW skittle Western Australia for 82

    Doug Bollinger and Josh Hazlewood gave New South Wales the perfect start in their push to earn hosting rights for the Sheffield Shield final, skittling Western Australia for 82 on the first day of their match in Canberra