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
Allan Border
Australia
Match centre 
Scorecard summary
Australia514/5(171 overs)1st INNINGS
David Boon103 (274)
Dean Jones93 (220)
Phil Edmonds2/134(52)
John Emburey1/117(46)
England455/10(148.4 overs)1st INNINGS
Chris Broad116 (263)
Mike Gatting100 (141)
Bruce Reid4/64(28.4)
Peter Sleep4/132(47)
Australia201/3(90 overs)2nd INNINGS
Allan Border*100 (253)
Greg Ritchie*46 (162)
England39/2(23 overs)2nd INNINGS
Match details
Adelaide Oval
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season1986/87
Player Of The Match
Allan Border
Allan Border
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1060
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Greg Dyer
Greg Dyer
James Whitaker
James Whitaker
Umpires
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Steve Randell
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Tony Crafter