Sheffield Shield final Day 1: New South Wales finish at 242 for 6 against Western Australia
CA TV shows exclusive highlights of the Sheffield Shield final between New South Wales (NSW)and Western Australia (WA)at Canberra.
NSW had won the toss and opted to bat first. Nick Madinson was the first wicket to fall as he was trapped leg-before for 14.
Steven Smith looked in great nick as he blasted the second ball he faced for a boundary.
Ryan Carters hit a splendid 72 for NSW whereas Smith followed suit with a magnificent 75.
Both batsmen propelled NSW to a total of 242 for 6.
WA had their most successful bowler in the form of Jason Behrendorff who picked up 3 for 41 whereas Michael Hogan and Ryan Duffield picked up 2 for 43 and 1 for 71 respectively.