ABC News Australia – Round two of the Sheffield Shield is over, with New South Wales claiming a dramatic win over WA and Victoria hanging on for a draw against SA.


  • But I know you don’t like him, and he and his brother should never be mentioned in the same breath as the Australian cricket team ever again.
  • The Australian selectors now have a serious decision to make about Cameron Bancroft.
  • That said, he is scoring runs for fun at the moment, carrying his bat in the first innings against NSW and then batting gloriously for 86 in the second.
  • And so the age old question will once again be posed to the Australian selectors — what do you value more from your wicketkeeper, runs or glovework?
  • The South Australian bowlers decided very early on they were going to bounce Maxwell to oblivion, putting three or four fielders deep on the leg side and hoping for a rash pull shot.

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