Close of Play

  • Fri, 31 Oct - day 1 - New South Wales 1st innings 266/8 (PM Nevill 32*, WER Somerville 7*, 96 ov)
  • Sat, 01 Nov - day 2 - Victoria 1st innings 265/3 (DJ Hussey 107*, MS Wade 58*, 69 ov)
  • Sun, 02 Nov - day 3 - New South Wales 2nd innings 106/2 (SO Henry 18*, WER Somerville 1*, 43 ov)
  • Mon, 03 Nov - day 4 - Victoria 2nd innings 131/1 (21.2 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Stoinis blitz seals Victoria win

    Victoria started their bid for an improved Sheffield Shield performance with a hiding of New South Wales at the MCG, though it was marred by a sickening blow suffered by Ben Rohrer

  • Victoria surge on three hundreds

    New South Wales lost Ryan Carters in the closing minutes of play to find themselves in a precarious position against Victoria entering the final day of the Sheffield Shield match at the MCG

  • David Hussey ton drives Victoria

    David Hussey clattered a rapid century in the company of Matthew Wade to push Victoria to within sight of the New South Wales first innings on a good day two for batsmen in the Sheffield Shield match at the MCG

  • Boland's career-best limits NSW

    Scott Boland began the season with a career-best performance, his maiden five-wicket haul in first-class cricket restricting New South Wales on the opening day of the Sheffield Shield at the MCG