Result
3rd Test, Adelaide, Dec 12-16 1986, England tour of Australia
514/5d & 201/3d
(23 ov, target 261)
455 & 39/2
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
Australia
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GR Marsh  b Edmonds431371965031.38
DC Boon c Whitaker b Emburey10327430514037.59
DM Jones c †Richards b Dilley932202839042.27
AR Border (c)c †Richards b Edmonds701301517053.84
GM Ritchie c Broad b DeFreitas3656833064.28
GRJ Matthews not out7311918112161.34
SR Waugh not out7911711910067.52
Extras(lb 2, nb 15)17
TOTAL(171 Ov, RR: 3.0)514/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-113 (Geoff Marsh), 2-185 (David Boon), 3-311 (Allan Border), 4-333 (Dean Jones), 5-368 (Greg Ritchie)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GR Dilley32311113.4600
PAJ DeFreitas32412814.0000
JE Emburey461111712.5400
PH Edmonds521413422.5700
MW Gatting912202.4400
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
BC Broad c Marsh b Waugh11626330712144.10
CWJ Athey  b Sleep551001405055.00
MW Gatting (c)c Waugh b Sleep10014118015070.92
AJ Lamb c Matthews b Hughes1447723029.78
DI Gower lbw b Reid3842615090.47
JE Emburey c †Dyer b Reid491181606041.52
JJ Whitaker c Matthews b Reid1134481032.35
CJ Richards c Jones b Sleep2984893034.52
PAJ DeFreitas not out436550011.11
PH Edmonds c Border b Sleep1328261046.42
GR Dilley  b Reid066000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 14, nb 4, w 4)26
TOTAL(148.4 Ov, RR: 3.06)455
Fall of wickets: 1-112 (Bill Athey), 2-273 (Chris Broad), 3-283 (Mike Gatting), 4-341 (Allan Lamb), 5-341 (David Gower), 6-361 (James Whitaker), 7-422 (Jack Richards), 8-439 (John Emburey), 9-454 (Phil Edmonds), 10-455 (Graham Dilley)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MG Hughes3088212.7300
BA Reid28.486442.2300
PR Sleep471413242.8000
GRJ Matthews23110204.4300
SR Waugh1945612.9400
AR Border10101.0000
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GR Marsh c & b Edmonds41951435043.15
DC Boon lbw b DeFreitas01115000.00
DM Jones c Lamb b Dilley22131009.52
AR Border (c)not out10025330311039.52
GM Ritchie not out461622072028.39
Extras(b 4, lb 6, nb 2)12
TOTAL(90 Ov, RR: 2.23)201/3d
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (David Boon), 2-8 (Dean Jones), 3-77 (Geoff Marsh)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GR Dilley2183811.8000
PAJ DeFreitas1653612.2500
JE Emburey2265002.2700
PH Edmonds2976312.1700
MW Gatting21402.0000
England 2nd Innings (target: 261 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
BC Broad not out1569901021.73
CWJ Athey c †Dyer b Hughes1220262060.00
MW Gatting (c) b Matthews013000.00
AJ Lamb not out948591018.75
Extras(b 2, lb 1)3
TOTAL(23 Ov, RR: 1.69)39/2
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Bill Athey), 2-22 (Mike Gatting)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MG Hughes721612.2800
SR Waugh311003.3300
GRJ Matthews841011.2500
PR Sleep55000.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Adelaide Oval
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Allan Border
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1060
Season1986/87
Match days12,13,14,15,16 December 1986 (5-day match)
Test debut
Greg Dyer
James Whitaker
Umpires
Tony Crafter
Steve Randell
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 12 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 207/2 (DM Jones 27*, AR Border 19*)
Sat, 13 Dec - day 2 - England 1st innings 29/0 (BC Broad 18*, CWJ Athey 10*)
Sun, 14 Dec - day 3 - England 1st innings 349/5 (JE Emburey 5*, JJ Whitaker 3*)
Mon, 15 Dec - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 82/3 (AR Border 31*, GM Ritchie 4*)
Tue, 16 Dec - day 5 - England 2nd innings 39/2 (23 ov) - end of match