shield match

shield match

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1. (Cricket) Austral a cricket match for the Sheffield Shield
2. (Rugby) NZ a rugby match for the Ranfurly Shield
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Summary: Melbourne [Australia], March 4 (ANI): Australian cricketer Will Pucovski was ruled out of a Sheffield Shield match with a concussion after he was struck on the head by a bouncer from fast bowler Sean Abbott.
In the league's annual Charity Shield match versus the Lancashire Amateur League, two first half goals, one from the penalty spot, were enough to give the visitors a 2-0 victory in the clash played at the County FA last Tuesday evening.
It followed the Co Antrim Junior Shield match between Suffolk FC and Woodvale FC at Crusaders' Seaview ground in North Belfast.
Tibs under-11 football club, based in Thornaby were one of eight youth clubs selected to be flag bearers at the Community Shield match between Leicester City and Manchester United at the weekend in front of an 85,000 strong crowd.
Five years on, the cricket world is still coming to terms with what happened to the former Australia Test batsman last week, hit on the neck by a bouncer in a Sheffield Shield match and then two days later - Five years on, the crick-CRICKET world is still coming to terms with what happened to the former Australia Test batsman last week, hit on the neck by a bouncer in a Sheffield Shield match and then two days later - three before what would have been his 26th birthday - dying of his injuries.
Hughes, 25, died after being struck on the neck by a bouncer while playing in a domestic Sheffield Shield match for South Australia in Sydney.
Hughes passed away on Thursday, two days after being hit in the neck by a ball in a Sheffield Shield match at the Sydney Cricket Ground.
The cricketer died yesterday due to a head injury caused by a bouncer during a Sheffield shield match at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SSG).
In the groundbreaking deal, we'll bring you Edinburgh Rugby's pre-season clash with English giants Leicester Tigers live from The Greenyards, Melrose, from 2pm tomorrow, followed by Scottish rugby's first ever Charity Shield match, between Heriots and Melrose.
Lampard could even feature in Man City's Community Shield match with Arsenal next Sunday - a competition the 36-year-old has won twice.
Wrexham travel to Merthyr Tydfil on Saturday, August 2 in the Supporters Direct Shield match (3pm).
We won't be taking any chances with his preparation though, and he will miss next week's Shield match between New South Wales and Queensland at Allan Border Field.