1995–96 Sheffield Shield season

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1995–96 Sheffield Shield season
Cricket format First-class
Tournament format(s) Double round-robin & Final
Champions South Australia
Participants 6
Matches played 31

The 1995–96 Sheffield Shield season was the 94th season of the Sheffield Shield, the domestic first-class cricket competition of Australia. South Australia won the championship.[1] [2]

Table[edit]

Team Played Won Lost Tied Drawn N/R Points
South Australia 10 5 3 0 2 0 34
Western Australia 10 3 3 0 4 0 30
Queensland 10 4 3 0 3 0 26
Tasmania 10 3 5 0 2 0 23
New South Wales 10 3 3 0 4 0 22
Victoria 10 3 4 0 3 0 21.7

Final[edit]

v
520-9 dec
Adam Gilchrist 189*no
169-8 dec
Jason Gillespie 4/33
208-9
Greg Blewett 72
Match Drawn, South Australia won by virtue of topping the regular season ladder
Venue: Adelaide

References[edit]

  1. ^ Engel, Matthew (2004). Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 2004, pages 1344-1345. John Wisden & Company Ltd. ISBN 0-947766-83-9. 
  2. ^ "Sheffield Shield Table". ESPN Australia.