Western Australia 5 for 170 (Short 42, Turner 38*, Boland Three-39) path Victoria 9 for 424 dec (Maddison 162, White 119, Moody Three-72) by 254 runs
Cameron White’s century and three wickets from Scott Boland put Victoria answerable for the Sheffield Shield conflict with Western Australia on the MCG.
White scored his 22nd top notch century as Victoria piled up 9 for 424 earlier than declaring early within the afternoon. White misplaced opener Nic Maddinson early within the day for a wonderful 162 however he received good help from wicketkeeper-batsman Sam Harper who made 39.
White fell to a shocking catch from Hilton Cartwright peddling again from mid-on. David Moody picked up three of the final 4 wickets of the innings together with White, Harper and James Pattinson.
D’Arcy Short made a rollicking begin in WA’s innings, hanging six boundaries in fast time earlier than Scott Boland and Chris Tremain turned the screws. Tremain knocked over Jon Wells earlier than Boland claimed Cartwright, Mitchell Marsh and Short to depart the Warriors four for 96.
Marsh was caught behind making an attempt to defend vast of his off stump, whereas Short fell to a pointy catch from White at second slip after slashing onerous off the again foot.
The Warriors slumped to five for 112 when Marcus Stoinis holed out to mid-on making an attempt to hit Jon Holland into the stands. Ashton Turner and Will Bosisto then steadied the innings with an unbroken 58-run stand to get the Warriors by means of to stumps however they’re nonetheless 254 runs behind.