NSW declared Sheffield Shield winners as Cricket Australia cancels rest of season

17 Mars, 2020, 08:21 | Auteur: Adelaide Bullion
  • New South Wales have been awarded the Sheffield Shield title

Australia's domestic Sheffield Shield was called off Tuesday because of the coronavirus pandemic with New South Wales declared champions as all cricket nationwide was halted. The last round of the regular season in the Sheffield Shield had already been scrapped and there was no prospect of the final going ahead as scheduled on March 27. New South Wales won six games, lost two and drew one in the Shield, finishing 12 points clear of Victoria state.

"It's really disappointing but it's the right thing to do in the circumstances and congratulations to NSW".

"By effectively cancelling the remainder of our season, Cricket Australia is playing its part in protecting fans, players, staff, volunteers and match officials during this unprecedented global health issue", he said.

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CA is also strongly recommending all other cricket competitions around the nation cease, although Roberts says the final decision remains with those organisations.

Roberts said CA had also closed its Melbourne headquarters with all staff told to work from home indefinitely.

"Based on expert advice from CA's Chief Medical Officer John Orchard and recent government information we want to ensure that cricket is doing everything it can to contribute to the global effort to slow, and eventually stop, the spread of coronavirus", CA said in a statement.

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