Result
29th Match, Brisbane, Mar 8-10 2012, Sheffield Shield
(64.4 ov)
162 & 103
356
Queensland won by an innings and 91 runs
Player Of The Match
Queensland
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Queensland seal place in final

Alister McDermott helped Queensland secure a place in the Sheffield Shield final, which they will almost certainly host, with an innings victory over South Australia at the Gabba

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Scorecard summary
South Australia162(71.3 overs)1st Innings
James Hopes3/28(18)
Ryan Harris3/29(18.3)
Queensland356(102 overs)1st Innings
Joe Burns130 (240)
Chris Hartley68 (110)
Gary Putland6/72(30)
Peter George2/98(24)
South Australia103(64.4 overs)2nd Innings
Tom Cooper49 (117)
Tom Stray15 (94)
64.4
w
McDermott to Richardson, OUT
KW Richardson c Townsend b McDermott 9 (36m 25b 1x4 0x6) SR: 36.00
64.3
1
McDermott to George, 1 run
64.2
1
McDermott to Richardson, 1 run
64.1
w
McDermott to Putland, OUT
GD Putland c †Hartley b McDermott 5 (13m 12b 0x4 0x6) SR: 41.66
end of over 642 runs
SOA: 101/8CRR: 1.57 
Kane Richardson8 (23)
Gary Putland5 (11)
Cameron Boyce4-0-8-0
Alister McDermott12-2-33-2
63.6
Boyce to Richardson, no run
63.5
Boyce to Richardson, no run
63.4
Boyce to Richardson, no run
63.3
1
Boyce to Putland, 1 run
63.2
Boyce to Putland, no run
63.1
1
Boyce to Richardson, 1 run
end of over 634 runs
SOA: 99/8CRR: 1.57 
Gary Putland4 (9)
Kane Richardson7 (19)
Alister McDermott12-2-33-2
Cameron Boyce3-0-6-0
62.6
2
McDermott to Putland, 2 runs
62.5
McDermott to Putland, no run
62.4
McDermott to Putland, no run
62.3
2
McDermott to Putland, 2 runs
62.2
McDermott to Putland, no run
62.1
McDermott to Putland, no run
end of over 624 runs
SOA: 95/8CRR: 1.53 
Kane Richardson7 (19)
Gary Putland0 (3)
Cameron Boyce3-0-6-0
Alister McDermott11-2-29-2
61.6
4
Boyce to Richardson, FOUR runs
61.5
Boyce to Richardson, no run
Match details
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
TossQueensland , elected to field first
SeriesSheffield Shield 2011
Player Of The Match
Joe Burns
Season2011/12
Hours of play (local time)10.00 start, Lunch 12.00-12.30, Tea 14.30-15.00, Close 17.00
Match days8,9,10 March 2012 (4-day match)
Umpires
Gerard Abood
Ian Lock
Match Referee
Peter Marshall
PointsQueensland 6, South Australia 0