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Mitch Marsh injures hand hitting wall in changing room during Sheffield Shield match

Mitchell Marsh

Western Australian Captain Mitch Marsh injured his right hand during today’s Marsh Sheffield Shield match against Tasmania at the WACA Ground. 

Marsh sustained the injury when he struck the wall in the changerooms following his dismissal earlier in the day.

The extent of the injury and a timeframe on his return will be determined later this week after further investigation.

Western Australia v Tasmania - Venue: W.A.C.A. Ground, Perth

Match Summary

Western Australia 337 (Marcus Stoinis 64; Jackson Bird 3-51  , Lawrence Neil-Smith 3- 81, Riley Meredith 3-79) and 383 - 9 dec (Shaun Marsh 85, Mitchell Marsh(c) 53, Marcus Stoinis 57; Jackson Bird 5-78)

Tasmania 397 all out (Tim Paine 121; Jye Richardson 3-58)

Result - Match Drawn

Western Australia - Sam Whiteman, Cameron Bancroft, Shaun Marsh, Mitchell Marsh(c), Marcus Stoinis, Josh Philippe, Josh Inglis(wk), Ashton Agar, Cameron Green, Jhye Richardson, Joel Paris

Tasmania - Jordan Silk, Alex Doolan, George Bailey, Matthew Wade(c), Ben McDermott, Caleb Jewell, Tim Paine(wk), Sam Rainbird, Jackson Bird, Lawrence Neil-Smith, Riley Meredith

Toss: Western Australia won the toss and decided to bat

Venue: W.A.C.A. Ground, Perth

Officials: Nathan Johnstone, Paul Wilson

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