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
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)
Craig McDermott3589752.77---00
Mike Whitney33.369242.74---00
Tony Dodemaide2044812.40---00
Steve Waugh1014404.40---00
Peter Sleep1213102.58---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
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)
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
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)
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)
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)
Richard Hadlee3196752.16---00
Danny Morrison1625413.37---00
Ewen Chatfield2164121.95---00
John Bracewell2455812.41---00
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to field first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of Australia
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
Australia Image
Dick French
Australia Image
Tony Crafter
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