Stats Spider The Ashes: 4th Test, 1986/87

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Australia v England @ Melbourne Cricket Ground
26, 27, 28 December 1986 (five-day match)

Toss: England (field)
Umpires: AR Crafter, RA French
Match Result: England won by an innings and 14 runs

1st Innings


    Runs Balls Mins 4s 6s
1. Geoff Marshc Jack Richards b Ian Botham1747692-
2. David Boonc Ian Botham b Gladstone Small711201-
3. Dean Jonesc David Gower b Gladstone Small591361546-
*4. Allan Borderc Jack Richards b Ian Botham150432-
5. Steve Waughc Ian Botham b Gladstone Small103043--
6. Greg Matthewsc Ian Botham b Gladstone Small1450761-
7. Peter Sleepc Jack Richards b Gladstone Small0812--
+8. Timothy Zoehrer b Ian Botham57121-
9. Craig McDermottc Jack Richards b Ian Botham047--
10. Merv Hughesc Jack Richards b Ian Botham21515--
11. Bruce Reidnot out 236--

FOW 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 (Timothy Zoehrer), 8-133 (Craig McDermott), 9-137 (Merv Hughes), 141 (Greg Matthews).
Extras 1b, 1lb, 1w, 7nb, 0pen) 10
Total (for 10 wickets, 54.4 ovs) 141

Bowling O M R W Extras
Gladstone Small22.47485 (0w,0nb)
Phil DeFreitas111300 (0w,0nb)
John Emburey40160 (0w,0nb)
Ian Botham164415 (0w,0nb)
Mike Gatting1040 (0w,0nb)

2nd Innings


    Runs Balls Mins 4s 6s
1. Chris Broadc Timothy Zoehrer b Merv Hughes1122553299-
2. Bill Atheylbw b Bruce Reid2158741-
*3. Mike Gattingc Merv Hughes b Bruce Reid401181732-
4. Allan Lambc Timothy Zoehrer b Bruce Reid43921405-
5. David Gowerc Greg Matthews b Peter Sleep717221-
6. Ian Bothamc Timothy Zoehrer b Craig McDermott2954664-
+7. Jack Richardsc Geoff Marsh b Bruce Reid31432--
8. Phil DeFreitasc Greg Matthews b Craig McDermott714211-
9. John Embureyc & b Craig McDermott2230422-
10. Phil Edmondslbw b Craig McDermott1949671-
11. Gladstone Smallnot out 2136422-

FOW 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), 349 (Phil Edmonds).
Extras 6b, 7lb, 1w, 11nb, 0pen) 25
Total (for 10 wickets, 120.5 ovs) 349

Bowling O M R W Extras
Craig McDermott26.54834 (0w,0nb)
Merv Hughes303941 (0w,0nb)
Bruce Reid285784 (0w,0nb)
Steve Waugh84160 (0w,0nb)
Peter Sleep284651 (0w,0nb)

3rd Innings


    Runs Balls Mins 4s 6s
1. Geoff Marshrun out ( > > )6014221411-
2. David Boonc Mike Gatting b Gladstone Small82121--
3. Dean Jonesc Mike Gatting b Phil DeFreitas2133453-
*4. Allan Borderc John Emburey b Gladstone Small340854-
5. Steve Waugh b Phil Edmonds491031153-
6. Greg Matthews b John Emburey078--
7. Peter Sleeprun out ( > > )625251-
+8. Timothy Zoehrerc Bill Athey b Phil Edmonds189--
9. Craig McDermott b John Emburey11416--
10. Merv Hughesc Gladstone Small b Phil Edmonds88112-
11. Bruce Reidnot out 045--

FOW 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 (Timothy Zoehrer), 8-185 (Steve Waugh), 9-189 (Craig McDermott), 194 (Merv Hughes).
Extras 0b, 3lb, 1w, 2nb, 0pen) 6
Total (for 10 wickets, 73.4 ovs) 194

Bowling O M R W Extras
Phil DeFreitas121441 (0w,0nb)
Gladstone Small153402 (0w,0nb)
Ian Botham71190 (0w,0nb)
Phil Edmonds19.45453 (0w,0nb)
John Emburey205432 (0w,0nb)



Geoff Marsh, David Boon, Dean Jones, Allan Border, Steve Waugh, Greg Matthews, Peter Sleep, Timothy Zoehrer, Craig McDermott, Merv Hughes, Bruce Reid


Chris Broad, Bill Athey, Mike Gatting, Allan Lamb, David Gower, Ian Botham, Jack Richards, Phil DeFreitas, John Emburey, Phil Edmonds, Gladstone Small