England tour of Australia, 1986/87

Matches

Tour Match: Queensland v England XI at Brisbane - Oct 24-27, 1986

England XI 135 and 339; Queensland 311/7d and 164/5

Queensland won by 5 wickets

Tour Match: South Australia v England XI at Adelaide - Oct 31-Nov 3, 1986

South Australia 305/8d and 269; England XI 407 and 169/5

England XI won by 5 wickets

Tour Match: Western Australia v England XI at Perth - Nov 7-10, 1986

Western Australia 275 and 207/8d; England XI 152 and 153/6

Match drawn

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

Tour Match: New South Wales v England XI at Newcastle - Nov 21-23, 1986

England XI 197 and 82; New South Wales 181 and 99/2

New South Wales won by 8 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

Tour Match: Victoria v England XI at Melbourne - Dec 6-9, 1986

Victoria 101 and 345; England XI 263 and 184/5

England XI won by 5 wickets

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

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

Match drawn

Tour Match: Tasmania v England XI at Hobart - Dec 18-21, 1986

Tasmania 79 and 167; England XI 342/9d

England XI won by an innings and 96 runs

Tour Match: Prime Minister's XI v England XI at Canberra - Dec 23, 1986

Prime Minister's XI 240/5 (50/50 ov); England XI 241/6 (47.4/50 ov)

England XI won by 4 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)

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

2nd Match: Australia v England at Perth - Jan 1, 1987

England 272/6 (49/49 ov); Australia 235 (48.2/49 ov)

England won by 37 runs

4th Match: England v West Indies at Perth - Jan 3, 1987

England 228/9 (50/50 ov); West Indies 209 (48.2/50 ov)

England won by 19 runs

6th Match: England v Pakistan at Perth - Jan 5, 1987

Pakistan 229/5 (50/50 ov); England 232/7 (49.4/50 ov)

England won by 3 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)

Final: England v Pakistan at Perth - Jan 7, 1987

Pakistan 166/9 (50/50 ov); England 167/5 (40.1/50 ov)

England won by 5 wickets (with 59 balls remaining)

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

Australia 343 and 251; England 275 and 264

Australia won by 55 runs

1st Match: England v West Indies at Brisbane - Jan 17, 1987

West Indies 154 (46.3/50 ov); England 156/4 (43.1/50 ov)

England won by 6 wickets (with 41 balls remaining)

2nd Match: Australia v England at Brisbane - Jan 18, 1987

Australia 261/4 (50/50 ov); England 250/9 (50/50 ov)

Australia won by 11 runs

4th Match: Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 22, 1987

Australia 233/8 (50/50 ov); England 234/7 (49.5/50 ov)

England won by 3 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)

5th Match: England v West Indies at Adelaide - Jan 24, 1987

England 252/6 (50/50 ov); West Indies 163 (45.5/50 ov)

England won by 89 runs

7th Match: Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 26, 1987

Australia 225/6 (50/50 ov); England 192 (48.1/50 ov)

Australia won by 33 runs

9th Match: England v West Indies at Melbourne - Jan 30, 1987

England 147 (48.2/50 ov); West Indies 148/4 (48.3/50 ov)

West Indies won by 6 wickets (with 9 balls remaining)

10th Match: Australia v England at Melbourne - Feb 1, 1987

Australia 248/5 (50/50 ov); England 139 (47.3/50 ov)

Australia won by 109 runs

11th Match: England v West Indies at Devonport - Feb 3, 1987

England 177/9 (50/50 ov); West Indies 148 (48/50 ov)

England won by 29 runs

1st Final: Australia v England at Melbourne - Feb 8, 1987

Australia 171/8 (44/44 ov); England 172/4 (36/44 ov)

England won by 6 wickets (with 48 balls remaining)

2nd Final: Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 11, 1987

England 187/9 (50/50 ov); Australia 179/8 (50/50 ov)

England won by 8 runs

News

Gladstone Small

Driving under the influence

December 2006

On top down under

Australia 1 England 2

England in Australia 1986-87

Fifth Test Match

Australia's consolation

Fourth Test Match

England retain the Ashes

Photos

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Gladstone Small and Mike Gatting celebrate England's win over Australia

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Phil DeFreitas dresses up in drag at the Christmas party

Tour Results
Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 11, 1987
England won by 8 runs
Australia v England at Melbourne - Feb 8, 1987
England won by 6 wickets (with 48 balls remaining)
England v West Indies at Devonport - Feb 3, 1987
England won by 29 runs
Australia v England at Melbourne - Feb 1, 1987
Australia won by 109 runs
England v West Indies at Melbourne - Jan 30, 1987
West Indies won by 6 wickets (with 9 balls remaining)
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