result
4th Test, Melbourne, Dec 26 - 28 1986, England tour of Australia
(73.4 ov)141 & 194
England won by an innings and 14 runs
Player Of The Match
5/48, 21 & 2/40
gladstone-small
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Geoff Marsh c †Richards b Botham1747692036.17
David Boon c Botham b Small711201063.63
Dean Jones c Gower b Small591361546043.38
Allan Border (c)c †Richards b Botham1526432057.69
Steve Waugh c Botham b Small1030430033.33
Greg Matthews c Botham b Small1450761028.00
Peter Sleep c †Richards b Small0812000.00
Tim Zoehrer  b Botham57121071.42
Craig McDermott c †Richards b Botham047000.00
Merv Hughes c †Richards b Botham215150013.33
Bruce Reid not out 2360066.66
Extras(b 1, lb 1, nb 7, w 1)10
TOTAL(54.4 Ov, RR: 2.57)141
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (David Boon), 2-44 (Geoff Marsh), 3-80 (Allan Border), 4-108 (Steve Waugh), 5-118 (Dean Jones), 6-118 (Peter Sleep), 7-129 (Tim Zoehrer), 8-133 (Craig McDermott), 9-137 (Merv Hughes), 10-141 (Greg Matthews)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Gladstone Small22.474852.11---00
Phil DeFreitas1113002.72---00
John Emburey401604.00---00
Ian Botham1644152.56---00
Mike Gatting10404.00---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Chris Broad c †Zoehrer b Hughes1122553299043.92
Bill Athey lbw b Reid2158741036.20
Mike Gatting (c)c Hughes b Reid401181732033.89
Allan Lamb c †Zoehrer b Reid43921405046.73
David Gower c Matthews b Sleep717221041.17
Ian Botham c †Zoehrer b McDermott2954664053.70
Jack Richards c Marsh b Reid314320021.42
Phil DeFreitas c Matthews b McDermott714211050.00
John Emburey c & b McDermott2230422073.33
Phil Edmonds lbw b McDermott1949671038.77
Gladstone Small not out 2136422058.33
Extras(b 6, lb 7, nb 11, w 1)25
TOTAL(120.5 Ov, RR: 2.88)349
Fall of wickets: 1-58 (Bill Athey), 2-163 (Mike Gatting), 3-198 (Chris Broad), 4-219 (David Gower), 5-251 (Allan Lamb), 6-273 (Ian Botham), 7-277 (Jack Richards), 8-289 (Phil DeFreitas), 9-319 (John Emburey), 10-349 (Phil Edmonds)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Craig McDermott26.548343.09---00
Merv Hughes3039413.13---00
Bruce Reid2857842.78---00
Steve Waugh841602.00---00
Peter Sleep2846512.32---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Geoff Marsh run out 6014221411042.25
David Boon c Gatting b Small821210038.09
Dean Jones c Gatting b DeFreitas2133453063.63
Allan Border (c)c Emburey b Small3482854041.46
Steve Waugh  b Edmonds491031153047.57
Greg Matthews  b Emburey078000.00
Peter Sleep run out 625251024.00
Tim Zoehrer c Athey b Edmonds1890012.50
Craig McDermott  b Emburey11416007.14
Merv Hughes c Small b Edmonds881120100.00
Bruce Reid not out 045000.00
Extras(lb 3, nb 2, w 1)6
TOTAL(73.4 Ov, RR: 2.63)194
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (David Boon), 2-48 (Dean Jones), 3-113 (Allan Border), 4-153 (Geoff Marsh), 5-153 (Greg Matthews), 6-175 (Peter Sleep), 7-180 (Tim Zoehrer), 8-185 (Steve Waugh), 9-189 (Craig McDermott), 10-194 (Merv Hughes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Phil DeFreitas1214413.66---00
Gladstone Small1534022.66---00
Ian Botham711902.71---00
Phil Edmonds19.454532.28---00
John Emburey2054322.15---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossEngland, elected to field first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Season1986/87
Player Of The Match
Gladstone Small
Gladstone Small
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 1062
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
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Dick French
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Tony Crafter
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 26 Dec - day 1 - England 1st innings 95/1 (Chris Broad 56*, Mike Gatting 8*)
Sat, 27 Dec - day 2 - England 1st innings 349
Sun, 28 Dec - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 194 (73.4 ov) - end of match