Shaun Marsh

Shaun Marsh scored 96 from 107 deliveries © Getty Images (File Photo)

Aug 11, 2013

Quick-fire ninties from Shaun Marsh and Glenn Maxwell helped Australia A to post a massive total of 310 for seven in 50 overs against India A in Pretoria.

Marsh’s knock was laced with nine boundaries and three sixes. Maxwell smashed twelve fours and three sixes for his 93 from 56 deliveries.

Skipper Aaron Finch won the toss and decided to bat first. A late-order surge from Nathan Coulter-Nile (37 from 20 balls) helped Australia go past the 300-run mark.

For India A, Stuart Binny was the pick of the bowlers, finishing with four for 55, with Parvez Rasool, Shahbaz Nadeem and Mohammad Shami picked up a wicket each.

Brief scores:

Australia A: 310 for 7 (Shaun Marsh 96, Glenn Maxwell 93; Stuart Binny 4 for 55) vs India A