Sheffield Shield 2010/11

Winner - Tasmania

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Tasmania v NSW, Sheffield Shield final, Hobart, 5th day

Tasmania secure second Shield title

Tasmania has claimed the second Sheffield Shield title in their history, outlasting a brave New South Wales side to win by seven wickets

Tasmania v NSW, Sheffield Shield final, Hobart, 4th day

NSW set Tasmania 203 for victory

Tasmania require just 186 more runs for victory on the final day following a sudden declaration from New South Wales captain Simon Katich late on day four

Points Table

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied Draw Aban Pts Quotient
Tasmania 10 7 2 0 1 0 44 1.287
NSW 10 6 2 0 2 0 38 1.355
Queensland 10 4 3 0 3 0 26 1.001
West Aust 10 3 5 0 2 0 22 0.901
Victoria 10 3 4 0 3 0 20 0.914
South Aust 10 1 8 0 1 0 12 0.722

Statistics

Sheffield Shield, 2010/11 (in Australia First-class)

Mark Cosgrove celebrates hitting the winning runs against New South Wales
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Victorious Tasmania captain George Bailey and coach Tim Coyle hold the Sheffield Shield aloft
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Tasmania celebrate their triumph in the Sheffield Shield final
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Phillip Hughes narrowly missed out on his second century of the match when he was dismissed for 93
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Phil Jaques top-scored for NSW in their second innings with 94
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Trent Copeland is congratulated by team-mates on dismissing Mark Cosgrove
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Tournament Results
Tasmania v NSW at Hobart - Mar 17-21, 2011
Tasmania won by 7 wickets
South Aust v Tasmania at Adelaide - Mar 10-13, 2011
Tasmania won by 4 wickets
NSW v West Aust at Sydney - Mar 10-13, 2011
NSW won by 3 wickets
Queensland v Victoria at Brisbane - Mar 10-12, 2011
Queensland won by an innings and 3 runs
West Aust v Queensland at Perth - Mar 3-6, 2011
West Aust won by 7 wickets
Victoria v South Aust at Melbourne - Mar 3-6, 2011
Victoria won by 185 runs
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