NICK Larkin will be a key member of the NSW Sheffield Shield cricket side trying for a third consecutive win in the game against South Australia starting at the SCG on Friday.
NSW defeated Western Australia by 104 runs in its last match at Perth Stadium. Its previous victory came against Queensland at Manuka Oval, where Taree product Larkin made his highest first class score of 175 not out. Larkin scored his maiden Sheffield Shield century against South Australia in his debut season of 2014.
The win over Western Australia was NSW’s first in Perth for six years. NSW currently sits second on the Sheffield Shield latter, eight points in arrears of Victoria
Larkin will open the batting for NSW with Daniel Hughes.