Result
3rd Test, Perth, Nov 30 - Dec 4 1985, New Zealand tour of Australia
203 & 259
(74 ov, target 164)
299 & 164/4
New Zealand won by 6 wickets
Player Of The Match
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WB Phillips c †Smith b Chatfield3777962048.05
RB Kerr c †Smith b Chatfield1740540042.50
DC Boon c Bracewell b Hadlee1248760025.00
AR Border (c)c †Smith b Hadlee1245490026.66
GM Ritchie lbw b Coney620190030.00
DW Hookes c Bracewell b Coney1441510134.14
GRJ Matthews  b Hadlee34761031044.73
GF Lawson c JJ Crowe b Hadlee1118250061.11
CJ McDermott  b Chatfield3656661064.28
DR Gilbert not out1259651020.33
RG Holland c MD Crowe b Hadlee425280016.00
Extras(lb 6, nb 2)8
TOTAL(83.5 Ov, RR: 2.42)203
Fall of wickets: 1-38 (Robbie Kerr), 2-63 (Wayne Phillips), 3-78 (David Boon), 4-85 (Allan Border), 5-85 (Greg Ritchie), 6-114 (David Hookes), 7-131 (Geoff Lawson), 8-159 (Greg Matthews), 9-190 (Craig McDermott), 10-203 (Bob Holland, 83.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sir RJ Hadlee26.566552.4200
BL Cairns1415003.5701
EJ Chatfield1663332.0601
JV Coney21114322.0400
JG Bracewell63601.0000
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JG Wright c †Phillips b Lawson20881042022.72
BA Edgar c Hookes b McDermott742913941025.42
JF Reid  b Gilbert732370021.87
MD Crowe lbw b McDermott712152824033.02
JV Coney (c)c †Phillips b Lawson1966890028.78
JJ Crowe lbw b Holland171011361016.83
Sir RJ Hadlee c Hookes b Holland2663901041.26
IDS Smith c Matthews b Lawson1236420033.33
JG Bracewell not out2849713057.14
BL Cairns c Ritchie b Holland066000.00
EJ Chatfield c †Phillips b Lawson37210042.85
Extras(b 1, lb 7, nb 14)22
TOTAL(157 Ov, RR: 1.9)299
Fall of wickets: 1-43 (John Wright), 2-55 (John Reid), 3-184 (Bruce Edgar), 4-191 (Martin Crowe), 5-215 (Jeremy Coney), 6-253 (Jeff Crowe), 7-256 (Sir Richard Hadlee), 8-273 (Ian Smith), 9-276 (Lance Cairns), 10-299 (Ewen Chatfield, 156.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GF Lawson47127941.6803
CJ McDermott3396622.0003
DR Gilbert3197512.4108
RG Holland40126331.5700
GRJ Matthews53601.2000
DW Hookes10202.0000
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WB Phillips c †Smith b Chatfield1059780016.94
RB Kerr  b Hadlee013000.00
DC Boon  b Hadlee501802224027.77
AR Border (c) b Hadlee832442994134.01
GM Ritchie c MD Crowe b Coney441561803028.20
DW Hookes  b Bracewell728550025.00
GRJ Matthews lbw b Hadlee1437540037.83
GF Lawson c JJ Crowe b Hadlee2160531035.00
CJ McDermott lbw b Bracewell1121391052.38
DR Gilbert  b Hadlee31270025.00
RG Holland not out024000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 5, nb 9)16
TOTAL(131.5 Ov, RR: 1.96)259
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Robbie Kerr, 0.4 ov), 2-28 (Wayne Phillips), 3-109 (David Boon), 4-195 (Allan Border), 5-207 (Greg Ritchie), 6-214 (David Hookes), 7-234 (Greg Matthews), 8-251 (Geoff Lawson), 9-255 (Dave Gilbert), 10-259 (Craig McDermott, 131.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sir RJ Hadlee39119062.3000
BL Cairns2665902.2608
EJ Chatfield3094711.5601
JG Bracewell28.584721.6300
JV Coney85911.1200
New Zealand 2nd Innings (target: 164 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
BA Edgar c Border b Matthews16841061019.04
JG Wright  b Gilbert351191613029.41
JF Reid c †Phillips b Gilbert28761203036.84
MD Crowe not out421181501035.59
JV Coney (c) b Gilbert1642641038.09
JJ Crowe not out217170011.76
Extras(b 7, lb 7, nb 11)25
TOTAL(74 Ov, RR: 2.21)164/4
Fall of wickets: 1-47 (Bruce Edgar), 2-77 (John Wright), 3-121 (John Reid), 4-149 (Jeremy Coney)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GF Lawson2173501.6600
DR Gilbert2354832.0808
CJ McDermott1312702.0703
GRJ Matthews931311.4400
RG Holland812703.3700
MATCH DETAILS
W.A.C.A. Ground, Perth
TossNew Zealand , elected to field first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Sir Richard Hadlee
Player Of The Series
Sir Richard Hadlee
Series resultNew Zealand won the 3-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 1031
Season1985/86
Match days30 November, 1,2,3,4 December 1985 (5-day match)
Umpires
Peter McConnell
Raymond Isherwood
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 30 Nov - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 8/0 (JG Wright 3*, BA Edgar 4*)
Sun, 01 Dec - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 184/2 (BA Edgar 74*, MD Crowe 70*)
Mon, 02 Dec - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 38/2 (DC Boon 18*, AR Border 5*)
Tue, 03 Dec - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 239/7 (GF Lawson 15*, CJ McDermott 2*)
Wed, 04 Dec - day 5 - New Zealand 2nd innings 164/4 (74 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • Australia 250 in 491 mins off 128.1 overs
  • New Zealand 50 in 120 mins off 28.3 overs
  • New Zealand 100 in 188 mins off 44.6 overs
  • New Zealand 150 in 298 mins off 70.2 overs
  • Match completed at 5.55pm
  • Attendance: 4681 (Match total: 46800)
Day 4
  • Australia 50 in 133 mins off 33.6 overs
  • Boon 50 in 215 mins off 175 balls 4x4
  • Australia 100 in 215 mins off 55.2 overs
  • Australia 150 in 314 mins off 82.6 overs
  • New ball after 86.6 overs
  • Australia 200 in 393 mins off 103,4 overs
  • Border 50 in 163 mins off 133 balls 2x4 1x6
  • Boon/Border 50 in 92 mins
  • Border/Ritchie 50 in 112 mins
  • Attendance: 6517
Day 3
  • New Zealand 200 in 458 mins off 112.4 overs
  • New Zealand 250 in 556 mins off 136.6 overs
  • Attendance: 9938
Day 2
  • New Zealand 50 in 120 mins off 26.5 overs
  • New Zealand 100 in 243 mins off 56.6 overs
  • New Zealand 150 in 331 mins off 83.3 overs
  • BA Edgar 50 in 289 minutes from 204 balls, 1x4
  • MD Crowe 50 in 178 minutes from 150 balls, 2x4
  • Edgar/MD Crowe 50 in 111 mins, 100 in 191 mins
  • New ball after 87.1 overs
  • Attendance: 13120
Day 1
  • Australia 50 in 76 mins off 18.1 overs
  • Australia 100 in 188 mins off 47.1 overs
  • Australia 150 in 250 mins off 63.5 overs
  • Australia 200 in 321 mins off 82.3 overs
  • Attendance: 12544
General
  • Scorers: CA Bull (New Zealand) and AJ Nicholls (Australia)