[caption id="attachment_822141" align="alignnone" width="628"]<img class="size-full wp-image-822141" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Victoria.jpg" alt="Victoria cricket team" width="628" height="355" /> Victoria players celebrate after winning the Shield title[/caption] <p></p> <p></p>Australia Test cricketers Marcus Harris, Peter Siddle and James Pattinson led Victoria to a 177-run victory over New South Wales to claim their 32nd Sheffield Shield title on Sunday. <p></p> <p></p>The Victorians were in charge from day one at the Junction Oval in Melbourne when opener Harris slammed 141 to steer them to 289 all out. <p></p> <p></p>In reply, NSW could only manage 121, with seamer Siddle bolstering his chances of making Australia's Ashes squad by claiming five for 28. <p></p> <p></p>Victoria, who have won four of last five Shield crowns, made 219 in their second innings with Test aspirant Will Pucovski top-scoring with 51, before NSW were toppled for 210 in the run chase. Pattinson (4/41) and Scott Boland (3/30) shared seven wickets between them <p></p> <p></p>Another player looking to be on the plane to England for the Ashes, fast bowler James Pattinson, did the damage with four for 41. <p></p> <p></p>"We had the majority of the dominance through the game and we knew we could be better for longer," said Victoria skipper Travis Dean. <p></p> <p></p>"We're a strong group, most of us have been together for four years, It's something we wanted to do desperately at the start of the year." <p></p> <p></p>Victorian great Shane Warne was one of the first to offer congratulations. <p></p> <p></p>"Congrats to the mighty Vics on beating our own enemy NSW .. just awesome -- proud Victorian right now," he tweeted. <p></p> <p></p>Harris finished as the 2018/19 domestic competition's leading run scorer with 1,188. Only 10 men have ever scored more in a season, with Simon Katich topping the list on 1,506.