The Western Australian Cricket Association has announced the
13-player squad for the Round Nine Sheffield Shield match against Victoria,
starting Wednesday 8 March at Traeger Park in Alice Springs from 8.30am WST.
Jhye Richardson, fresh from his Australia T20 International
debut last month, and uncapped spinner Liam O’Connor come into the squad.
Teenager Cameron Green is ruled out due to a knee injury.
WA have won four Sheffield Shield matches in a row and sits
third on the ladder with two rounds to play. Victoria is currently in top spot.
The two states will battle for the Ken Meuleman Trophy
currently held by WA following the Round Eight win at the WACA Ground last
Western Australia v Victoria
Sheffield Shield – Round Nine
8-11 March 2017, 8.30am WST
Broadcast: SportFM 91.3 | Live Streaming/Scores:
Alcohol.Think Again Western Warriors squad: Adam Voges (c),
Cameron Bancroft, Jason Behrendorff, Hilton Cartwright, Josh Inglis, Michael
Klinger, Simon Mackin, David Moody, Liam O’Connor, Jhye Richardson, D’Arcy
Short, Ashton Turner, Jonathan Wells