- BATSMENRMB4s6sSRc †Downton b Hemmings751591257060.00b Foster2471493048.97c Athey b Hemmings3375571157.89b Gooch146820175.00run out (Robinson/†Downton)31483130100.00not out45503160145.16not out55400125.00Extras26 (b 1, lb 13, nb 7, w 5)TOTAL253/5 (50 Overs, RR: 5.06)Fall of wickets: 1-75 (GR Marsh, ), 2-151 (DM Jones, ), 3-166 (CJ McDermott, ), 4-168 (DC Boon, ), 5-241 (AR Border, )
- BATSMENRMB4s6sSRlbw b O'Donnell3574574061.40lbw b McDermott021000.00run out (Waugh/Reid)581261032056.31c †Dyer b Border4155453191.11b Waugh4556554081.81c O'Donnell b Border913810112.50run out (Boon/McDermott)1027160062.50c Reid b Waugh17101021170.00not out712600116.66not out36300100.00Extras21 (b 1, lb 14, nb 4, w 2)TOTAL246/8 (50 Overs, RR: 4.92)Fall of wickets: 1-1 (RT Robinson, ), 2-66 (GA Gooch, ), 3-135 (MW Gatting, ), 4-170 (CWJ Athey, ), 5-188 (PR Downton, ), 6-218 (JE Emburey, ), 7-220 (AJ Lamb, ), 8-235 (PAJ DeFreitas, )
Australia's first World Cup win. Cricket's first major tournament in the subcontinent. Thirty years on, how good are your memories of it?
David Boon played an anchoring role with a measured 75 at the top of the order
Steve Waugh was 22 when he played his first World Cup, in which he played a vital role with the ball, especially at a tense stage in the final at Eden Gardens
When talk turns to the 1987 final, Mike Veletta's match-turning 45 is rarely given its due
Mike Gatting, not particularly known for his daredevilry, chose the 1987 final to play an impetuous reverse sweep that cost England more than just a wicket