Result
Final (D/N), Melbourne, Feb 25 2007, Ford Ranger One Day Cup
274/5
(50 ov, target 275)
253/9
Queensland won by 21 runs
Player Of The Match
Queensland
1y
• Brydon Coverdale at the MCG

Maher century earns Queensland one-day title

A century to Jimmy Maher and some excellent bowling by Aaron Nye earned Queensland their first one-day title since 1997-98

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Scorecard summary
Queensland274/5(50 overs)
Victoria253/9(50 overs)
end of over 505 runs
VIC: 253/9CRR: 5.06 
Andrew McDonald65 (64)
Mick Lewis9 (7)
Andy Bichel9-0-37-2

The Final margin 21 runs

For

Will have the news of Man of the Match shortly, but would expect that it would be Jimmy Maher for his innings of 108 off 133 balls plus his very good captaincy

Matthew Elliott (SA) has won the Ford Ranger player of the year with 10 votes, Michael Klinger (Vic) and Cmaeron White (Vic) were on 9 votes each

Matthew Elliott just receiving his keys now, to his new Ford Ranger

49.6
1
Bichel to McDonald, 1 run
drives to cover and that's it - The Bulls take out the Ford Ranger Cup of 2006-07
49.5
Bichel to McDonald, no run
drives and gets an inside on the bounce to the keeper
49.4
1
Bichel to Lewis, 1 run
drives to long on, 23 needed from 2 balls
49.3
1
Bichel to McDonald, 1 run
clips a yorker to mid wicket
49.2
1
Bichel to Lewis, 1 run
drives a full toss to cover, 25 to win from 4 balls, 250 up in 194 mins
49.1
1
Bichel to McDonald, 1 run
drives to cover, 26 to win from 5 balls
end of over 498 runs
VIC: 248/9CRR: 5.06 • RRR: 27.00
Andrew McDonald62 (60)
Mick Lewis7 (5)
James Hopes10-0-45-1
48.6
1
Hopes to McDonald, 1 run
drives to long on
48.5
4
Hopes to McDonald, FOUR runs
drives through the covers, nice shot 28 to win from 7
48.4
1
Hopes to Lewis, 1 run
drives to long on, 32 to get from 8
48.3
Hopes to Lewis, no run
drives a yorker back to the bowler - an impossible 33 off 9 needed now
48.2
1
Hopes to McDonald, 1 run
whacks a leg side ball out to deep square leg
48.1
1
Hopes to Lewis, 1 run
woks through square leg - 34 to win from 11
end of over 4810 runs • 1 wicket
VIC: 240/9CRR: 5 • RRR: 17.50
Andrew McDonald56 (57)
Mick Lewis5 (2)
Andy Bichel8-0-32-2
47.6
Bichel to McDonald, no run
drives a yorker back to the bowler
47.5
1
Bichel to Lewis, 1 run
drives to deep cover

36 off 13 balls required

Make that 14

47.4
4
Bichel to Lewis, FOUR runs
clips off his pads, fine leg up so an easy boundary
47.3
w
Bichel to Pattinson, OUT
tries to step inside a yorker with a view to glance to long leg, misses and is bowled
DJ Pattinson b Bichel 6 (4m 4b 1x4 0x6) SR: 150.00
47.2
4
Bichel to Pattinson, FOUR runs
lofts over mid wicket down the rope, Pattinson hasn't given up
47.1
1
Bichel to McDonald, 1 run
slogs a low full toss to mid wicket
Match details
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossQueensland , elected to bat first
SeriesFord Ranger One Day Cup 2006
Player Of The Match
Jimmy Maher
Player Of The Series
Matthew Elliott
Series resultQueensland won the 2006/07 Ford Ranger One Day Cup
Season2006/07
Hours of play (local time)14.15 - 17.45, 18.30 - 22.00
Match days25 February 2007 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Bob Parry
Daryl Harper
TV Umpire
Paul Reiffel
Match Referee
Malcolm Smith