Victoria slide to innings defeat after White ton

Tasmania 8 for 566 dec (Dunk 190, Doolan 119, Bailey 107) beat Victoria 165 (Tremain 28, Webster 3-18, Kingston 3-40) and 265 (White 106, Boland 51, Gulbis 4-45) by and innings and 136 runs

File photo – Tasmania’s huge win was built on Ben Dunk’s 190 © Getty Images

Tasmania wrapped up a dominant victory over Victoria to keep them from sealing a home Sheffield Shield final berth with two rounds of the competition remaining.

Cameron White and Scott Boland delayed the Tasmania’s completion of an innings victory on the final morning, taking their stand to 130 for the eighth wicket before White was caught behind off the bowling of Hamish Kingston, who plucked six victims for the match.

The last two wickets fell soon after to complete the rout, an intriguing twist to the season given Tasmania’s struggles – they remain at the bottom of the table – and Victoria’s previously dominant campaign.

Ben Dunk was deservedly awarded Man of the Match for his first innings 190, an innings that overtook Victoria’s poorly 165 all on his own.

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Source: ESPN Crickinfo

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