Newspaper article Sunshine Coast Daily (Maroochydore, Australia)

Outright Beckons Finals-Hungry Scorchers

Newspaper article Sunshine Coast Daily (Maroochydore, Australia)

Outright Beckons Finals-Hungry Scorchers

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GAME DAY

SCORCHERS v IPSWICH

Today, Ipswich, 10am

CRICKET: Sunshine Coast Scorchers two-day debutant Mitch Cook says the side must "go hard" against Ipswich today to claim a valuable outright victory and keep their finals hopes alive.

With the Coast sitting in sixth place on the two-day ladder, an outright win can move them one step closer to the all-important top four with two rounds remaining.

After missing the Twenty20 and one-day finals, the Scorchers only chance to feature in finals this summer is in the two-day format.

Cook said the side was well aware of the need to bag the 16 points at Ipswich today.

"For us to pull it off we have to go pretty hard all day and attack really hard with the ball and the bat," he said.

"In that first session, I don't think we will be trying to rush, but we will definitely be on the front foot. It is a big day for us and if we do get the points it really puts us on track to make the semis. …

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