Defiant Blues hold on for draw
Defiant Blues hold on for draw

A defiant NSW put a dent in Western Australia's ambition of making the Pura Cup final by digging in for a thrilling draw at the WACA Ground today.

Blues face huge run chase
Blues face huge run chase

NSW will battle against a large slice of history tomorrow after being set 406 runs for victory in its Pura Cup cricket match against Western Australia at the WACA ground.

Blues facing uphill battle
Blues facing uphill battle

Western Australia had NSW on the ropes at stumps on day two of their Pura Cup match at the WACA

Campbell's ton gives WA upper hand
Campbell's ton gives WA upper hand

Western Australia's Ryan Campbell hammered an unbeaten century to leave the Warriors firmly in control at stumps on day one of their Pura Cup cricket match against NSW at the WACA.

Blues scrape into final
Blues scrape into final

A cavalier 151 by Corey Richards helped NSW scrape into Sunday week's ING Cup final after a nailbiting win over Western Australia at the WACA ground tonight.

Waugh keeps game plan under wraps
Waugh keeps game plan under wraps

Australian captain Stephen Waugh was keeping his one-day side's plans for another great escape firmly under wraps today as he refused to join the chorus of disapproval for the bonus points system.

Angel divine at WACA
Angel divine at WACA

Big Jo Angel took career best figures to lead Western Australia to a 10 wicket victory over Victoria and second place on the Pura Cup cricket table here today.

WA charging towards outright
WA charging towards outright

Western Australia was charging towards outright victory and second place on the Pura Cup table at stumps on day three of its match against Victoria.

Campbell turns match WA's way
Campbell turns match WA's way

A quickfire half century from Ryan Campbell today propelled Western Australia towards first innings points at stumps on day two of its Pura Cup match against Victoria.

WA takes slight edge
WA takes slight edge

Defiant innings from young Victorians Jon Moss and Michael Klinger were not enough to stop Western Australia gaining a slight advantage at stumps on day one of their Pura Cup match.

Katich and Clark lead WA to victory
Katich and Clark lead WA to victory

Simon Katich handed national selectors a timely reminder with an inspired century to guide Western Australia to within sight of an ING Cup final berth tonight.

Lee the only Australian Test player out for state
Lee the only Australian Test player out for state

Paceman Brett Lee will be the only Australian Test player turning out for his state this weekend as his battle-weary team-mates rest ahead of the world championship showdown against South Africa.