Result
Only Test, Sydney, Jan 29 - Feb 2 1988, England tour of Australia
425
(f/o)
214 & 328/2 (135 ov)
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
Australia
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
BC Broad  b Waugh13936143413038.50
MD Moxon  b Sleep401191543033.61
RT Robinson c Veletta b Dodemaide431211424035.53
MW Gatting (c)c †Dyer b Waugh13531091024.52
CWJ Athey c & b Taylor37811094045.67
DJ Capel c Sleep b Taylor2178992026.92
JE Emburey st †Dyer b Sleep2359714038.98
BN French st †Dyer b Taylor47941163050.00
NA Foster c Border b Taylor1924323079.16
EE Hemmings not out838490021.05
GR Dilley  b Waugh1315201086.66
Extras(b 4, lb 9, nb 8, w 1)22
TOTAL(172.5 Ov, RR: 2.45)425
Fall of wickets: 1-93 (Martyn Moxon), 2-192 (Tim Robinson), 3-245 (Mike Gatting), 4-262 (Chris Broad), 5-313 (Bill Athey), 6-314 (David Capel), 7-346 (John Emburey), 8-387 (Neil Foster), 9-410 (Bruce French), 10-425 (Graham Dilley)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CJ McDermott3586501.8500
AIC Dodemaide36109812.7200
PL Taylor34108442.4700
SR Waugh22.555132.2300
PR Sleep45811422.5300
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DC Boon c †French b Foster1249552024.48
GR Marsh c †French b Capel549770010.20
DM Jones c Emburey b Hemmings561251624044.80
AR Border (c)c Broad b Capel215220013.33
MRJ Veletta c Emburey b Hemmings2246651047.82
SR Waugh c †French b Dilley2785902031.76
PR Sleep c Athey b Foster411141502035.96
GC Dyer lbw b Dilley0710000.00
PL Taylor c †French b Hemmings2049492040.81
AIC Dodemaide not out1242631028.57
CJ McDermott c Foster b Dilley13110033.33
Extras(lb 10, nb 5, w 1)16
TOTAL(96.1 Ov, RR: 2.22)214
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (David Boon), 2-25 (Geoff Marsh), 3-34 (Allan Border), 4-82 (Mike Veletta), 5-116 (Dean Jones), 6-147 (Steve Waugh), 7-153 (Greg Dyer), 8-183 (Peter Taylor), 9-209 (Peter Sleep), 10-214 (Craig McDermott)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GR Dilley19.145432.8100
NA Foster1962721.4200
JE Emburey30105701.9000
DJ Capel631322.1600
EE Hemmings2235332.4000
Australia 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DC Boon not out18443149214042.69
GR Marsh c Athey b Emburey562152584026.04
DM Jones c Moxon b Capel2467934035.82
AR Border (c)not out481051381045.71
Extras(b 3, lb 7, nb 6)16
TOTAL(135 Ov, RR: 2.42)328/2
Fall of wickets: 1-162 (Geoff Marsh), 2-218 (Dean Jones)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GR Dilley1314803.6900
NA Foster1562701.8000
JE Emburey3859812.5700
DJ Capel1743812.2300
EE Hemmings521510702.0500
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
David Boon
Series result1987/88 England tour of Australia drawn
Match numberTest no. 1090
Season1987/88
Match days29,30,31 January, 1,2 February 1988 (5-day match)
Umpires
Tony Crafter
Peter McConnell
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 29 Jan - day 1 - England 1st innings 221/2 (BC Broad 116*, MW Gatting 3*)
Sat, 30 Jan - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 14/0 (DC Boon 12*, GR Marsh 1*)
Sun, 31 Jan - day 3 - Australia 1st innings 164/7 (PR Sleep 20*, PL Taylor 7*)
Mon, 01 Feb - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 101/0 (DC Boon 54*, GR Marsh 41*)
Tue, 02 Feb - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 328/2 (135 ov) - end of match