The Ashes, 1986/87 / Results

Result - England 2-1 (5)

Matches

1st Test: Australia v England at Brisbane - Nov 14-19, 1986

England 456 and 77/3; Australia 248 and 282 (f/o)

England won by 7 wickets

2nd Test: Australia v England at Perth - Nov 28-Dec 3, 1986

England 592/8d and 199/8d; Australia 401 and 197/4

Match drawn

3rd Test: Australia v England at Adelaide - Dec 12-16, 1986

Australia 514/5d and 201/3d; England 455 and 39/2

Match drawn

4th Test: Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 26-28, 1986

Australia 141 and 194; England 349

England won by an innings and 14 runs

5th Test: Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 10-15, 1987

Australia 343 and 251; England 275 and 264

Australia won by 55 runs

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Photos

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The England squad celebrate after winning the first Ashes Test

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John Emburey, Ian Botham and Graham Dilley during the 1986-87 Ashes

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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