Result
5th Test, The Oval, Aug 6-11 1987, Pakistan tour of England
708
(f/o)
232 & 315/4 (142 ov)
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
Pakistan 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Mudassar Nazar c Moxon b Botham731421748051.40
Ramiz Raja  b Botham1425402056.00
Mansoor Akhtar c †French b Dilley510101050.00
Javed Miandad c & b Dilley26052161728149.90
Saleem Malik c Gower b Botham1022372676043.03
Imran Khan (c)run out11820125611158.70
Ijaz Ahmed c Moxon b Dilley69971589071.13
Saleem Yousuf c & b Dilley4268944061.76
Wasim Akram c Botham b Dilley515250033.33
Abdul Qadir c Moxon b Dilley042000.00
Tauseef Ahmed not out036000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 18)20
TOTAL(220.3 Ov, RR: 3.21)708
Fall of wickets: 1-40 (Ramiz Raja), 2-45 (Mansoor Akhtar), 3-148 (Mudassar Nazar), 4-382 (Saleem Malik), 5-573 (Javed Miandad), 6-601 (Imran Khan), 7-690 (Saleem Yousuf), 8-707 (Ijaz Ahmed), 9-707 (Abdul Qadir), 10-708 (Wasim Akram)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GR Dilley47.31015463.2400
NA Foster1233202.6600
IT Botham52721734.1700
JE Emburey611014302.3400
PH Edmonds3289703.0300
MW Gatting1021801.8000
MD Moxon622704.5000
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
BC Broad c †Saleem Yousuf b Imran Khan042000.00
MD Moxon c Javed Miandad b Abdul Qadir845590017.77
RT Robinson  b Abdul Qadir3062785048.38
DI Gower  b Tauseef Ahmed2839624071.79
MW Gatting (c)c Imran Khan b Abdul Qadir6113616410044.85
IT Botham  b Abdul Qadir34821143041.46
JE Emburey c Saleem Malik b Abdul Qadir531161286145.68
BN French c Saleem Malik b Abdul Qadir12935003.44
NA Foster c Ijaz Ahmed b Tauseef Ahmed45143007.84
PH Edmonds lbw b Abdul Qadir22624007.69
GR Dilley not out01112000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 3, nb 3, w 1)11
TOTAL(99.4 Ov, RR: 2.32)232
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Chris Broad), 2-32 (Martyn Moxon), 3-54 (Tim Robinson), 4-78 (David Gower), 5-165 (Sir Ian Botham), 6-166 (Mike Gatting), 7-184 (Bruce French), 8-198 (Neil Foster), 9-223 (Phil Edmonds), 10-232 (John Emburey)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Imran Khan1823912.1600
Wasim Akram1423702.6400
Abdul Qadir44.4159672.1400
Tauseef Ahmed2395322.3000
England 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
BC Broad c Ijaz Ahmed b Abdul Qadir422062533020.38
MD Moxon c †Saleem Yousuf b Tauseef Ahmed1557691026.31
RT Robinson c Wasim Akram b Abdul Qadir1024261041.66
DI Gower c Mudassar Nazar b Abdul Qadir3458603058.62
MW Gatting (c)not out15030234621049.66
IT Botham not out512092529024.40
Extras(b 4, lb 5, nb 3, w 1)13
TOTAL(142 Ov, RR: 2.21)315/4
Fall of wickets: 1-22 (Martyn Moxon), 2-40 (Tim Robinson), 3-89 (David Gower), 4-139 (Chris Broad)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Imran Khan26.385902.2200
Wasim Akram63300.5000
Abdul Qadir532111532.1600
Tauseef Ahmed46.3159812.1000
Mudassar Nazar602103.5000
Javed Miandad421002.5000
MATCH DETAILS
Kennington Oval, London
TossPakistan , elected to bat first
SeriesPakistan tour of England
Player Of The Match
Javed Miandad
Player Of The Series
Mike Gatting
Imran Khan
Series resultPakistan won the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1079
Season1987
Match days6,7,8,10,11 August 1987 (5-day match)
Umpires
David Constant
Ken Palmer
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 06 Aug - day 1 - Pakistan 1st innings 297/3 (Javed Miandad 131*, Saleem Malik 64*)
Fri, 07 Aug - day 2 - Pakistan 1st innings 616/6 (Ijaz Ahmed 22*, Saleem Yousuf 6*)
Sat, 08 Aug - day 3 - England 1st innings 144/4 (MW Gatting 50*, IT Botham 23*)
Sun, 09 Aug - rest day
Mon, 10 Aug - day 4 - England 2nd innings 95/3 (BC Broad 26*, MW Gatting 5*)
Tue, 11 Aug - day 5 - England 2nd innings 315/4 (142 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Pak 1st innings
  • 4th Wicket Partnership record for Pakistan: Miandad/Malik, 234.
  • 7th Wicket Record for Pakistan against Eng.: Ijaz/Yousuf, 89.
  • Highest Pak Team Total, 708, Surpassed 674-6 agst India (1984/85) 6th highest score in any test, 2nd highest total conceded by Eng.
  • Most runs conceded by an English Bowler: IT Botham, 217