England tour of Australia, 1986/87 / Career averages

The Ashes - 1st Test

Australia v England

England won by 7 wickets

Career averages for matches completed by Nov 19, 1986
Australia batting averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 0 4s 6s
DC Boon 1984-1986 20 36 2 1279 131 37.61 3197 40.00 3 7 1 141 1
AR Border 1978-1986 85 149 25 6474 196 52.20 15496+ 41.27* 19 32 4 670 21
MG Hughes 1985-1986 2 3 0 0 0 0.00 14 0.00 0 0 3 0 0
DM Jones 1984-1986 6 11 1 462 210 46.20 988 46.76 1 1 0 51 3
GR Marsh 1985-1986 10 18 1 711 118 41.82 2124 33.47 3 2 1 73 0
CD Matthews 1986-1986 1 2 0 11 11 5.50 36 30.55 0 0 1 1 0
GRJ Matthews 1983-1986 18 29 4 885 130 35.40 1977 44.76 3 3 0 79 3
BA Reid 1985-1986 9 11 4 36 13 5.14 167 21.55 0 0 0 1 0
GM Ritchie 1982-1986 27 47 3 1532 146 34.81 3774+ 39.08* 3 7 1 143 11
SR Waugh 1985-1986 9 15 3 200 74 16.66 538 37.17 0 1 3 17 0
TJ Zoehrer 1986-1986 7 9 2 198 52* 28.28 460 43.04 0 1 0 24 2
Australia bowling averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10 Ct St
DC Boon 1984-1986 20 1 12 5 0 - - - 2.50 - 0 0 12 0
AR Border 1978-1986 85 47 1685 667 15 3/20 3/20 44.46 2.37 112.3 0 0 90 0
MG Hughes 1985-1986 2 3 477 285 6 3/134 5/162 47.50 3.58 79.5 0 0 2 0
DM Jones 1984-1986 6 1 6 0 0 - - - 0.00 - 0 0 3 0
GR Marsh 1985-1986 10 - - - - - - - - - - - 3 0
CD Matthews 1986-1986 1 2 234 106 3 3/95 3/106 35.33 2.71 78.0 0 0 1 0
GRJ Matthews 1983-1986 18 25 3110 1471 37 5/103 10/249 39.75 2.83 84.0 2 1 8 0
BA Reid 1985-1986 9 14 1989 947 23 4/90 6/123 41.17 2.85 86.4 0 0 1 0
GM Ritchie 1982-1986 27 1 6 10 0 - - - 10.00 - 0 0 14 0
SR Waugh 1985-1986 9 11 660 358 12 4/56 4/56 29.83 3.25 55.0 0 0 6 0
TJ Zoehrer 1986-1986 7 - - - - - - - - - - - 10 1
England batting averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 0 4s 6s
CWJ Athey 1980-1986 9 17 0 310 76 18.23 804 38.55 0 2 1 31 0
IT Botham 1977-1986 86 137 4 4774 208 35.89 7516 63.51 14 21 11 569 65
BC Broad 1984-1986 6 11 1 324 86 32.40 919 35.25 0 2 1 32 0
PAJ DeFreitas 1986-1986 1 1 0 40 40 40.00 71 56.33 0 0 0 6 0
GR Dilley 1979-1986 23 34 9 365 56 14.60 1089 33.51 0 2 7 43 0
PH Edmonds 1975-1986 42 54 11 774 64 18.00 2072 37.35 0 2 2 76 8
JE Emburey 1978-1986 38 57 12 694 75 15.42 2014 34.45 0 2 12 74 0
MW Gatting 1978-1986 49 85 12 2798 207 38.32 5933 47.15 6 14 7 342 9
DI Gower 1978-1986 87 150 12 6215 215 45.03 12734 48.80 13 31 6 722 10
AJ Lamb 1982-1986 47 81 6 2549 137* 33.98 5228 48.75 7 10 4 330 10
CJ Richards 1986-1986 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 4 0.00 0 0 1 0 0
England bowling averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10 Ct St
CWJ Athey 1980-1986 9 - - - - - - - - - - - 5 0
IT Botham 1977-1986 86 147 19524 9755 360 8/34 13/106 27.09 2.99 54.2 26 4 96 0
BC Broad 1984-1986 6 - - - - - - - - - - - 3 0
PAJ DeFreitas 1986-1986 1 2 198 94 5 3/62 5/94 18.80 2.84 39.6 0 0 1 0
GR Dilley 1979-1986 23 37 4327 2188 75 5/68 7/62 29.17 3.03 57.6 1 0 7 0
PH Edmonds 1975-1986 42 72 10119 3574 107 7/66 7/66 33.40 2.11 94.5 2 0 38 0
JE Emburey 1978-1986 38 61 8792 3116 102 6/33 7/105 30.54 2.12 86.1 5 0 22 0
MW Gatting 1978-1986 49 21 362 181 2 1/14 1/14 90.50 3.00 181.0 0 0 43 0
DI Gower 1978-1986 87 5 36 20 1 1/1 1/1 20.00 3.33 36.0 0 0 63 0
AJ Lamb 1982-1986 47 5 24 23 1 1/6 1/6 23.00 5.75 24.0 0 0 47 0
CJ Richards 1986-1986 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 3 1
Series Results
Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 10-15, 1987
Australia won by 55 runs
Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 26-28, 1986
England won by an innings and 14 runs
Australia v England at Adelaide - Dec 12-16, 1986
Match drawn
Australia v England at Perth - Nov 28-Dec 3, 1986
Match drawn
Australia v England at Brisbane - Nov 14-19, 1986
England won by 7 wickets
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Nov 19, 1986

The England squad celebrate after winning the first Ashes Test, Australia v England, 1st Test, Brisbane, 5th day, November 19, 1986

The England squad celebrate after winning the first Ashes Test

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Nov 19, 1986

Ian Botham, Mike Gatting and Phil DeFreitas celebrate England's win, Australia v England 1st Test, Brisbane, November 19 1986

Ian Botham, Mike Gatting and Phil DeFreitas celebrate England's win

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