Sport Vics strike stubborn resistance in Shield

10:41  14 november  2019
10:41  14 november  2019 Source:   msn.com

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Stubborn tail-end resistance from Queensland has taken the game into Friday's last day.

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After struggling to 5-163 at tea, Queensland reached stumps at 7-270 for an overall lead of 153.

Mark Steketee had made 45 and captain Jimmy Peirson was 30no, with the pair putting on 64 so far for the eighth wicket.

Peter Siddle has three wickets, trapping Charlie Hemphrey after tea for 26.

Matt Short then took a low chance at first slip off Siddle's bowling to dismiss Jack Wildermuth for 11.

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Fellow Victorian paceman James Pattinson marked his Test squad recall with two key wickets in the middle session as the home side rammed home their advantage.

Victoria are the reigning Shield champions, but have no wins from three games this season.

The rain that interrupted play for the first two days should stay away until late on Friday.

In the half hour before the squad to play Pakistan in Brisbane was announced, Pattinson trapped fellow Test teammate Marnus Labuschagne lbw for 35, to snap a 52-run stand with nightwatchman Cameron Gannon.

Pattinson then bowled nightwatchman Gannon for 45, his highest first-class score.

Chris Tremain also had Nathan McSweeney caught behind for 16.

Siddle had 3-42 from 21 overs and Pattinson had claimed 2-56 from 20.

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