result
3rd Test, Melbourne, Dec 26 - 30 1987, New Zealand tour of Australia
317 & 286
(92 ov, target 247)357 & 230/9
Match drawn
player of the match
Richard Hadlee
New Zealand
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Phil Horne c †Dyer b Dodemaide758811012.06
John Wright c †Dyer b McDermott9922331010044.39
Andrew Jones c †Dyer b McDermott40891281044.94
Martin Crowe c Veletta b McDermott821471959055.78
Jeff Crowe (c)lbw b McDermott622291027.27
Dipak Patel  b McDermott027000.00
John Bracewell c †Dyer b Whitney939601023.07
Richard Hadlee c Dodemaide b Whitney1120311055.00
Ian Smith c Jones b Whitney4445827097.77
Danny Morrison c Border b Whitney01323000.00
Ewen Chatfield not out 622291027.27
Extras(b 1, lb 4, nb 8)13
TOTAL(110.3 Ov, RR: 2.86)317
Fall of wickets: 1-32 (Phil Horne), 2-119 (Andrew Jones), 3-187 (John Wright), 4-221 (Jeff Crowe), 5-223 (Dipak Patel), 6-254 (Martin Crowe), 7-254 (John Bracewell), 8-280 (Richard Hadlee), 9-294 (Danny Morrison), 10-317 (Ian Smith)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Craig McDermott3589752.77---00
Mike Whitney33.369242.74---00
Tony Dodemaide2044812.40---00
Steve Waugh1014404.40---00
Peter Sleep1213102.58---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
David Boon lbw b Hadlee1017211058.82
Geoff Marsh c sub (KR Rutherford) b Hadlee1336463036.11
Dean Jones c †Smith b Hadlee415290026.66
Allan Border (c)c JJ Crowe b Bracewell3154774057.40
Mike Veletta lbw b Hadlee31951192032.63
Steve Waugh c Jones b Bracewell55921307059.78
Peter Sleep lbw b Hadlee902563115035.15
Greg Dyer run out (Bracewell/†Smith)2161761034.42
Tony Dodemaide c †Smith b Morrison501912434026.17
Craig McDermott  b Morrison3367815049.25
Mike Whitney not out 0210000.00
Extras(lb 8, nb 11)19
TOTAL(145.4 Ov, RR: 2.45)357
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (David Boon), 2-30 (Geoff Marsh), 3-31 (Dean Jones), 4-78 (Allan Border), 5-121 (Mike Veletta), 6-170 (Steve Waugh), 7-213 (Greg Dyer), 8-293 (Peter Sleep), 9-354 (Craig McDermott), 10-357 (Tony Dodemaide)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Richard Hadlee441110952.47---00
Danny Morrison27.459323.36---00
Ewen Chatfield30105501.83---00
John Bracewell3286922.15---00
Dipak Patel1262301.91---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Phil Horne c Boon b Dodemaide27791023034.17
John Wright  b Sleep43711195060.56
Andrew Jones run out (Dodemaide/Jones)20791093025.31
Martin Crowe c Border b Dodemaide7911111612071.17
Jeff Crowe (c)c Boon b Sleep2562701040.32
Dipak Patel c †Dyer b Dodemaide3860983163.33
Richard Hadlee lbw b Sleep2944481165.90
John Bracewell c Veletta b Dodemaide11219008.33
Ian Smith c †Dyer b Dodemaide1228343042.85
Danny Morrison  b Dodemaide0911000.00
Ewen Chatfield not out 11500100.00
Extras(b 2, lb 8, nb 1)11
TOTAL(92.3 Ov, RR: 3.09)286
Fall of wickets: 1-73 (Phil Horne), 2-76 (John Wright), 3-158 (Andrew Jones), 4-178 (Martin Crowe), 5-220 (Jeff Crowe), 6-272 (Richard Hadlee), 7-272 (Dipak Patel), 8-281 (John Bracewell), 9-285 (Danny Morrison), 10-286 (Ian Smith)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Craig McDermott1034304.30---00
Mike Whitney2054502.25---00
Tony Dodemaide28.3105862.03---00
Peter Sleep26510734.11---00
Dean Jones832302.87---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 247 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
David Boon c MD Crowe b Morrison541211847044.62
Geoff Marsh c Bracewell b Hadlee2385982027.05
Dean Jones c MD Crowe b Chatfield818221044.44
Allan Border (c)lbw b Hadlee43971195044.32
Mike Veletta c Patel b Bracewell39881374044.31
Steve Waugh c Patel b Chatfield1030362033.33
Peter Sleep lbw b Hadlee2030382066.66
Greg Dyer c †Smith b Hadlee433310012.12
Tony Dodemaide lbw b Hadlee325520012.00
Craig McDermott not out 1032490031.25
Mike Whitney not out 218230011.11
Extras(b 1, lb 9, nb 4)14
TOTAL(92 Ov, RR: 2.50)230/9
Fall of wickets: 1-45 (Geoff Marsh), 2-59 (Dean Jones), 3-103 (David Boon), 4-147 (Allan Border), 5-176 (Steve Waugh), 6-209 (Peter Sleep), 7-209 (Mike Veletta), 8-216 (Greg Dyer), 9-227 (Tony Dodemaide)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Richard Hadlee3196752.16---00
Danny Morrison1625413.37---00
Ewen Chatfield2164121.95---00
John Bracewell2455812.41---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to field first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of Australia
Season1987/88
Player Of The Match
Richard Hadlee
Richard Hadlee
Player Of The Series
Richard Hadlee
Richard Hadlee
Series resultAustralia won the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1087
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Tony Dodemaide
Tony Dodemaide
Umpires
Australia Image
Dick French
Australia Image
Tony Crafter
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 26 Dec - day 1 -New Zealand 1st innings 242/5 (Martin Crowe 76*, John Bracewell 4*, null ov)
Sun, 27 Dec - day 2 -Australia 1st innings 170/5 (Steve Waugh 55*, Peter Sleep 16*, null ov)
Mon, 28 Dec - day 3 -New Zealand 2nd innings 0/0 (Phil Horne 0*, John Wright 0*, null ov)
Tue, 29 Dec - day 4 -New Zealand 2nd innings 285/9 (Ian Smith 12*, Ewen Chatfield 0*, null ov)
Wed, 30 Dec - day 5 -Australia 2nd innings 230/9 (92 ov) - end of match