Sheffield Shield 2013/14

Winner - New South Wales

Watching Ashton Agar

When you make 98 from No. 11 on debut, it is your premature fate to never just be another name on a teamsheet

NSW v WA, Sheffield Shield final, Canberra, 5th day

NSW claim Shield after Smith ton

If the Sheffield Shield final petered out inevitably to a dull draw in front of a small gathering at Manuka Oval, then there was no fizz lacking in the celebrations of a New South Wales team toasting their first domestic title since 2008

NSW v WA, Sheffield Shield final, Canberra, 4th day

NSW on brink of title after rainy day

New South Wales are effectively one day away from lifting the Sheffield Shield after most of the fourth day of the final against Western Australia was washed out in Canberra

Points Table

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied Draw Aban Pts Quotient
NSW 10 4 3 0 3 0 32 1.065
Western Aust 10 4 3 0 3 0 26 1.026
South Aust 10 3 2 0 5 0 26 1.004
Queensland 10 3 2 0 5 0 24 1.141
Tasmania 10 3 4 0 3 0 22 1.003
Victoria 10 1 4 0 5 0 10 0.789

Statistics

Sheffield Shield, 2013/14 (in Australia First-class)

Quote Unquote

Western Australia captain Adam Voges on his team's plans of watching the Queensland-Victoria game, the outcome of which will determine WA's chances of making the Shield final

New South Wales celebrate their victory
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Steven Smith holds the spoils
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Jason Behrendorff celebrates a wicket
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Josh Hazlewood sends down a delivery
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Ryan Duffield took three wickets for Western Australia
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Josh Hazlewood rattled Western Australia's top order
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Squads

Tournament Results
NSW v Western Aust at Canberra - Mar 21-25, 2014
Match drawn
NSW v Western Aust at Canberra - Mar 11-14, 2014
NSW won by 3 wickets
Victoria v Queensland at Melbourne - Mar 11-14, 2014
Match drawn
Tasmania v South Aust at Hobart - Mar 11-13, 2014
Tasmania won by an innings and 316 runs
Queensland v Western Aust at Brisbane - Mar 3-6, 2014
Queensland won by 250 runs
South Aust v NSW at Adelaide - Mar 3-6, 2014
Match drawn
Victoria v Tasmania at Melbourne - Mar 3-6, 2014
Match drawn
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