2nd Test, Melbourne, Dec 26 - 30 1990, England tour of Australia
352 & 150
(86 ov, target 197)306 & 197/2
Australia won by 8 wickets
player of the match
Bruce Reid
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Scorecard summary
England352/10(131.4 overs)1st INNINGS
David Gower100 (170)
Alec Stewart79 (211)
Bruce Reid6/97(39)
Terry Alderman2/86(30.4)
Australia306/10(112.5 overs)1st INNINGS
Allan Border62 (164)
Mark Taylor61 (177)
England150/10(73 overs)2nd INNINGS
Graham Gooch58 (116)
Wayne Larkins54 (171)
Bruce Reid7/51(22)
Australia197/2(86 overs)2nd INNINGS
David Boon*94 (234)
Geoff Marsh*79 (257)
Match details
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Bruce Reid
Bruce Reid
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 1159
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Phil Tufnell
Phil Tufnell
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Peter McConnell
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Tony Crafter