2014 Sheffield Shield Final: NSW V WA, Manuka Oval

Discussion in 'Domestic Game Day' started by Twizzle, Mar 17, 2014.

  1. Twizzle

    Twizzle Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Sep 22, 2003
    Messages:
    131,001
    Likes Received:
    2,409
    Starc, Bollinger, Clarkie, Warner, Hads and Wazn could have made it even a bit more one sided although if Wazn played maybe Moises misses out.

    Bit of depth there and some good young players like Carters and Patterson and Haze.
     
  2. Red Bear

    Red Bear Referee

    Joined:
    Nov 4, 2003
    Messages:
    20,882
    Likes Received:
    166
    We have Bollinger, Hazlewood, Starc, potentially Cummins, Abbott, Sandhu, Copeland next season. Wonder if one or two will go to other states for opportunities. Victoria is in pretty desperate need of new bowlers
     
  3. Twizzle

    Twizzle Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Sep 22, 2003
    Messages:
    131,001
    Likes Received:
    2,409
    and batsmen
     
  4. undertaker

    undertaker First Grade

    Joined:
    Sep 16, 2010
    Messages:
    8,922
    Likes Received:
    489
    Why wasn't this Sheffield Shield final televised? Fox Sports have televised the final in the previous few years.

    And congrats to NSW, first Shield title in 6 years.
     
  5. Mr Angry

    Mr Angry Not a Referee

    Joined:
    May 23, 2003
    Messages:
    37,486
    Likes Received:
    1,445
    Onya smiffy

    [​IMG]
     
  6. hineyrulz

    hineyrulz Post Whore

    Joined:
    May 14, 2006
    Messages:
    85,843
    Likes Received:
    12,176
    Tugga Smith, next Aussie skipper in waiting.
     
  7. jargan83

    jargan83 First Grade

    Joined:
    Sep 7, 2009
    Messages:
    5,767
    Likes Received:
    1,727
    I'll assume because they lost the rights to Channel 9.

    I'm not sure if that included Shield Cricket but I'll assume they couldn't be bothered setting up for one game.
     
  8. Twizzle

    Twizzle Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Sep 22, 2003
    Messages:
    131,001
    Likes Received:
    2,409
    possibly because it was at Manuka Oval
     
  9. lockyno1

    lockyno1 Immortal

    Joined:
    Jun 11, 2004
    Messages:
    44,674
    Likes Received:
    463
    Channel 9 bought the rights and they didn't want to send someone down to Manuka. Probably would have if it was the WACA or SCG
     
  10. aussies1st

    aussies1st Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Dec 19, 2003
    Messages:
    28,085
    Likes Received:
    28
    Great showing by Haze, Smith and Mo. Future is starting to look brigher.
     
  11. Twizzle

    Twizzle Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Sep 22, 2003
    Messages:
    131,001
    Likes Received:
    2,409
    [youtube]1dr-7Ayxb30[/youtube]
     
  12. TheParraboy

    TheParraboy Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Sep 18, 2003
    Messages:
    41,232
    Likes Received:
    1,610
    no team song?

    what is it anyway, true blue? :)
     
  13. undertaker

    undertaker First Grade

    Joined:
    Sep 16, 2010
    Messages:
    8,922
    Likes Received:
    489
    Now that you tell me Ch9 have the rights, even if it was held at the SCG, I have extreme doubt they would've televised it. Pretty poor really. Why hold the rights to something you don't want to televise? Should've got Fox Sports or Ch10/OneHD to do it. I believe Ch9 used to televise some Shield matches back in the '90s in the days before Optus/C7 Sport did it.
     
  14. Jason Maher

    Jason Maher Immortal

    Joined:
    Nov 27, 2008
    Messages:
    34,782
    Likes Received:
    999
    Not as sweet as winning it with a 10th wicket partnership in fading light at the Gabba, but I'll take it nonetheless.
     

Share This Page