Latest Match Report – Tasmania vs West Aust twenty third Match 2023/24

Tasmania 183 (Hope 63, Paris 4-48, Gannon 3-49) and 537 for 8 dec (Jewell 227, Webster 100, Paris 3-76) drew with Western Australia 271 (Goodwin 85, Webster 3-30, Meredith 3-59) and 242 for two (Inexperienced 103*, Bancroft 100*, Webster 1-26)

Cameron Inexperienced tuned up for the Take a look at sequence towards New Zealand with a century, whereas Cameron Bancroft additionally reached three figures to make sure Western Australia drew their Sheffield Protect match towards Tasmania.

When Bancroft introduced up his third Protect ton of the season, the Hobart match was known as off early on Monday afternoon, with WA 242 for two of their second innings, having been set 450. Bancroft completed on 100 not out, whereas Inexperienced introduced up his ton with a six and a 3 off successive balls, and was unbeaten on 103.

They got here along with WA 86 for two after dropping opener Sam Whiteman and No. 3 Jayden Goodwin in fast succession. Whereas it wasn’t fairly a disaster, the guests wanted a stable partnership to remain out of bother on the final day, and Bancroft and Inexperienced delivered. Bancroft anchored the guests together with his 205-ball innings, which featured 11 fours, whereas Inexperienced additionally hit 11 fours and a six in his 142-run knock.

This was a well timed innings for Inexperienced, who was lbw to debutant Kieran Elliott for six within the first innings, forward of heading throughout to New Zealand. He performed this spherical of Protect video games to search out some red-ball type as he seems to consolidate the No. 4 spot which he was recalled to towards West Indies.

It was his first first-class century since his maiden Take a look at hundred in Ahmedabad final February, albeit that spans solely 9 matches.

“He obtained a bit extra movement into his batting the longer the innings went on, I believed,” Bancroft mentioned of Inexperienced. “I am certain he’ll be actually happy with that, and hopefully it is one thing he can carry ahead into New Zealand.”

Tasmania stay high of the Protect desk, and WA are third with two rounds remaining within the race for the ultimate, which the highest facet will host.

Caleb Jewell was named Participant of the Match for his career-best 227 in Tasmania’s second innings.

Bancroft, Cricket Australia’s home participant of the yr, leads the Protect scoring with 692 runs at a mean of 57.66.

Tasmania subsequent host Victoria in a large sport, whereas WA are additionally at residence from March 1 towards second-last Queensland.

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