1974–75 Sheffield Shield season

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1974–75 Sheffield Shield season
Cricket format First-class
Tournament format(s) Double round-robin
Champions Western Australia
Participants 5
Matches played 20

The 1974–75 Sheffield Shield season was the 73rd season of the Sheffield Shield, the domestic first-class cricket competition of Australia. Western Australia won its third Sheffield Shield championship in four seasons.[1] [2]

Table[edit]

Team Played Won Drawn Lost Batting points Bowling points Total Points
Western Australia 8 3 3 2 34 32 96
Queensland 8 4 2 2 16 35 91
Victoria 8 4 1 3 27 21 88
New South Wales 8 3 3 2 24 31 85
South Australia 8 1 1 6 15 28 53

Statistics[edit]

Most Runs[edit]

Rick McCosker 898 [3]

Most Wickets[edit]

Jim Higgs 39 [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wynne-Thomas, Peter (1983). The Hamlyn A-Z of Cricket Records pages 133-137. Hamlyn Publishing Group. ISBN 0-600-34667-6. 
  2. ^ Engel, Matthew (2004). Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 2004, pages 1344-1345. John Wisden & Company Ltd. ISBN 0-947766-83-9. 
  3. ^ "Batting Most runs". ESPN Cricinfo. 
  4. ^ "Bowling Most wickets". ESPN Cricinfo.