SHEFFIELD SHIELD, 2018-19
Will Pucovski high scored as Victoria managed a slender lead. © Getty
Tasmania vs New South Wales, Hobart
Decrease order contributions from Trent Copeland (30) and Sean Abbott (47) helped New South Wales publish 375 on the second day of their Sheffield Protect encounter. After beginning on 311 for 7, the guests misplaced Copeland even earlier than including a run to the in a single day whole. Nonetheless, Baxter Holt and Abbott scored 62 for the ninth wicket to take the crew previous 370.
Unhealthy gentle stopped play after Tasmania reached 117 for two – shedding Jordan Silk and Charlie Wakim – within the 46.5 overs they batted. Alex Doolan was unbeaten 54 earlier than the stumps have been drawn as they lowered to the deficit to 258.
Transient scores: New South Wales 375 (Nick Larkin 67; Jackson Chicken Three-85) lead Tasmania 117/2 (Alex Doolan 54) by 258 runs.
South Australia vs Victoria, Adelaide
Half-centuries from Will Pucovski, Seb Gotch and Matthew Brief helped Victoria finish with a 20-run lead on the second day after posting 280 for eight. Diminished to 30 for two, Pucovski and Gotch scored 144 for the third wicket to place the aspect in a robust place in pursuit of South Australia’s 260. Travis Head dismissed Pucovski because the slide began with Victoria shedding wickets at common intervals. They slipped from 267 for four to 271 for eight at one stage because the late fightback helped South Australia keep within the contest.
Transient scores: South Australia 260 (Travis Head 67, tom Andrews 59; James Pattinson Three-52, Chris Tremain Three-38) path Victoria 280/eight (Will Pucovski 82; Chadd Sayers Three-49) by 20 runs.