JLT Sheffield Shield 2018-19
A total of 18 wickets fell on an exciting opening day's play between Tasmania and Queensland at Blundstone Arena
Cameron Bancroft and Sam Whiteman combined for a 119-run opening stand, before NSW fought back to leave their JLT Sheffield Shield clash in the balance
Jackson Bird led the way with the ball for Tasmania as South Australia's top order struggled with the shift back to red-ball cricket at Adelaide Oval
Joe Burns and Marnus Labuschagne posted half-centuries but it was Charlie Hemphrey who shone brightest, hitting an unbeaten 87 to put the visitors in a commanding position at stumps on day one
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