Result
28th Match, Hobart, Mar 8-10 2012, Sheffield Shield
142 & 241
(6.5 ov, target 21)
363 & 21/2
Tasmania won by 8 wickets
Player Of The Match
Tasmania
1y
• ESPNcricinfo staff

Tasmania win through to Shield final

Jackson Bird capped off his remarkable debut Sheffield Shield season with a hat-trick that helped Tasmania secure a place in the final against Queensland

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Scorecard summary
Western Australia142(58.5 overs)1st Innings
Adam Voges*49 (126)
Shaun Marsh34 (50)
Tasmania363(117.2 overs)1st Innings
Ed Cowan143 (272)
Ricky Ponting111 (199)
Western Australia241(84.2 overs)2nd Innings
Luke Ronchi71 (106)
Shaun Marsh35 (79)
Jackson Bird6/63(22)
James Faulkner4/50(19.2)
Tasmania21/2(6.5 overs)2nd Innings
6.5
2
Hogan to Wells, 2 runs
6.4
w
Hogan to Cowan, OUT
EJM Cowan c Coulter-Nile b Hogan 12 (25m 21b 1x4 0x6) SR: 57.14
6.3
2
Hogan to Cowan, 2 runs
6.2
Hogan to Cowan, no run
6.1
Hogan to Cowan, no run
end of over 64 runs • 1 wicket
TAS: 17/1CRR: 2.83 
Ed Cowan10 (17)
Nathan Rimmington3-1-9-1
Michael Hogan3-0-8-0
5.6
w
Rimmington to Cazzulino, OUT
SJ Cazzulino c Coulter-Nile b Rimmington 5 (22m 21b 0x4 0x6) SR: 23.80
5.5
Rimmington to Cazzulino, no run
5.5
1nb
Rimmington to Cazzulino, 1 no ball
5.4
3
Rimmington to Cowan, 3 runs
5.3
Rimmington to Cowan, no run
5.2
Rimmington to Cowan, no run
5.1
Rimmington to Cowan, no run
end of over 52 runs
TAS: 13/0CRR: 2.6 
Steven Cazzulino5 (18)
Ed Cowan7 (13)
Michael Hogan3-0-8-0
Nathan Rimmington2-1-5-0
4.6
Hogan to Cazzulino, no run
4.5
Hogan to Cazzulino, no run
4.4
2
Hogan to Cazzulino, 2 runs
4.3
Hogan to Cazzulino, no run
4.2
Hogan to Cazzulino, no run
4.1
Hogan to Cazzulino, no run
Match details
Bellerive Oval, Hobart
TossTasmania , elected to field first
SeriesSheffield Shield 2011
Player Of The Match
Jackson Bird
Season2011/12
Hours of play (local time)10.30 start, Lunch, 12.30-13.00, Tea 15.00-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days8,9,10 March 2012 (4-day match)
Umpires
John Ward
Mick Martell
Match Referee
David Levens
PointsTasmania 6, Western Australia 0