WACA cricket: Bennell at his best

Bennell was the best scorer in the country, amassing 273 runs at an average of 54.60, including two 50s and a 95 against Victoria.

WA, aiming for three-straight titles, finished third.

Bennell will be joined in the Black Caps by Gosnells cricketer Josh Bailey, who had 12 dismissals to be among the top wicket takers.

Women cricketers Samara Williams (University), Kavita Pepper (University) and Emily Bowden (Midland-Guildford) were selected in the female side.