Result
28th match, Hobart, Mar 14-16 2018, Sheffield Shield
344 & 215
(49.4 ov, target 378)
182 & 221
Tasmania won by 156 runs
Player Of The Match
1y
• Alex Malcolm

Fekete bowls Tasmania into Shield final

Tasmania dethroned three-time defending champions Victoria to face Queensland in their first Sheffield Shield final in five years

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Scorecard summary
Tasmania344(104.5 overs)1st Innings
Jake Doran57 (102)
Jordan Silk55 (122)
Peter Siddle2/64(23.5)
Victoria182(44.4 overs)1st Innings
Tasmania215(64.3 overs)2nd Innings
Thomas Rogers80 (104)
Jake Doran48 (137)
Peter Siddle3/76(20)
Scott Boland2/46(20)
Victoria221(49.4 overs)2nd Innings
49.4
w
Milenko to Fawad Ahmed, OUT
Fawad Ahmed c Silk b Milenko 15 (9b 0x4 2x6) SR: 166.66
49.3
Milenko to Fawad Ahmed, no run
49.2
Milenko to Fawad Ahmed, no run
49.1
Milenko to Fawad Ahmed, no run
end of over 4915 runs
VIC: 221/9CRR: 4.51 
Scott Boland7 (11)
Fawad Ahmed15 (5)
Beau Webster1-0-15-0
Jackson Bird14-2-54-2
48.6
Webster to Boland, no run
48.5
3
Webster to Fawad Ahmed, 3 runs
48.4
6
Webster to Fawad Ahmed, SIX runs
48.3
Webster to Fawad Ahmed, no run
48.2
6
Webster to Fawad Ahmed, SIX runs
48.1
Webster to Fawad Ahmed, no run
end of over 484 runs • 1 wicket
VIC: 206/9CRR: 4.29 
Scott Boland7 (10)
Fawad Ahmed0 (0)
Jackson Bird14-2-54-2
Sam Rainbird14-0-69-3
47.6
2
Bird to Boland, 2 runs
47.5
Bird to Boland, no run
47.4
Bird to Boland, no run
47.3
w
Bird to Siddle, OUT
PM Siddle c Rainbird b Bird 18 (15b 1x4 1x6) SR: 120.00
47.2
2
Bird to Siddle, 2 runs
47.1
Bird to Siddle, no run
end of over 4715 runs
VIC: 202/8CRR: 4.29 
Peter Siddle16 (12)
Scott Boland5 (7)
Sam Rainbird14-0-69-3
Jackson Bird13-2-50-1
46.6
1
Rainbird to Siddle, 1 run
46.5
Rainbird to Siddle, no run
Match details
Bellerive Oval, Hobart
TossVictoria , elected to field first
SeriesSheffield Shield 2017
Player Of The Match
Andrew Fekete
Season2017/18
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-1.10pm, Tea 3.10-3.30pm, Close 5.30pm
Match days14,15,16 March 2018 (4-day match)
Umpires
John Ward
Geoff Joshua
Match Referee
Steve Bernard
PointsTasmania 8.26, Victoria 0.8