Getty Images

Bulls have backs to wall against visiting Redbacks

QUEENSLAND'S quest to make a third-straight Sheffield Shield final suffered a massive blow at the Gabba yesterday.

Late on day two of the clash against South Australia, the hosts were bowled out for just 135 in reply to the Redbacks' 403 all out.

The visitors were 0-22 in their second innings at stumps - 290 runs in front.

The Bulls suffered without injured Australian Twenty20 rep Chris Lynn, with his replacement, Nick Stevens, 19, scoring a six-ball duck.

Redbacks quicks Chadd Sayers (pictured, 3-40) and Joe Mennie (3-31) were the chief destroyers, taking four of the first five Bulls wickets, as the hosts slumped to 5-39.

NEW South Wales easily passed Victoria's first-innings score of 218, declaring at 9-452.

Peter Nevill (100 not out) and Scott Henry (92) top scored in the SCG clash.

The Bushrangers were in all sorts of trouble at 3-0 in reply at stumps.


ECQ moves to wind up Costigan’s failed NQ First party

Premium Content ECQ moves to wind up Costigan’s failed NQ First party

The move came after the party failed to secure a single seat at last year’s...

New mum’s stunning return to Capras ranks

Premium Content New mum’s stunning return to Capras ranks

CQ sensation will hit the field at Browne Park for the team’s weekend clash with...

Paradise Lagoons Campdraft on this weekend

Premium Content Paradise Lagoons Campdraft on this weekend

The event schedule is slightly smaller this year due to COVID-19 restrictions on...