The West – WA batsman Ashton Turner has backed Mitch Marsh to deliver a positive response to his Test axing in the Sheffield Shield clash with Victoria, starting at the MCG today.

Summary

  • WA batsman Ashton Turner has backed Mitch Marsh to deliver a positive response to his Test axing in the Sheffield Shield clash with Victoria, starting at the MCG today.
  • Marsh joined his State teammates in Melbourne late yesterday with his Test career again at the crossroads after he lost his spot in the Australia side to Peter Handscomb.
  • Marsh has averaged 46.4 in five shield innings this season, including a knock of 151 against Queensland a month ago, and shapes as one of the keys to WA’s chances of toppling first-placed Victoria.
  • Camera IconMitch Marsh aims to repeat his shield run-making feats against Victoria today.
  • WA have lost Shaun Marsh to the Test team and rested young quick Cameron Green for the final shield match before the competition breaks for the Big Bash League.


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