New South Wales v Australian Country XI
Other matches in Australia 1986/87
VenueNorth Sydney Oval, Sydney on 3rd February 1987 (50-over match)
Balls per over6
TossAustralian Country XI won the toss and decided to field
ResultAustralian Country XI won by 4 wickets
UmpiresRG Harris, GE Reed
ScorersEW Cosgrove (New South Wales), R Kelleher (Australian Country XI)

New South Wales inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
SM Smallc Irvine b Francis2564972-39.06
MA Taylorc Drinnen b Bush4583916-54.22
RJ Bowerc Tink b Bush2033531-60.61
TH Baylissc Francis b Irvine2960543-48.33
GG Geiseb Bull81622--50.00
+GC Dyerc Francis b Irvine72024--35.00
RJ Tuckerb Francis33232421143.48
MJ Bennettnot out9719--128.57
*GF Lawsonrun out (Tink->Drinnen)111--100.00
CM Killendid not bat      
MR Whitneydid not bat      
Extras(3 lb, 3 nb, 2 w)8
Total(8 wickets, innings closed, 197 minutes, 50 overs)185
Fall of wickets:
1-74 (Taylor), 2-76 (Small), 3-118 (Bower), 4-127 (Bayliss), 5-140 (Geise), 6-146 (Dyer), 7-184 (Tucker), 8-185 (Lawson, 50 ov)
Australian Country XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Budden10   11801--1.80
Drinkwater7   029011-4.14
Francis8   1312--24.003.88
Bush10   0422--30.004.20
Irvine10   0362-130.003.60
Bull5   0261-130.005.20

Australian Country XI inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
WW Londonb Whitney52950--17.24
GS Phillipsc Dyer b Geise481201713-40.00
SJ Scuderib Whitney791181555-66.95
DR Tinkc Lawson b Geise1214171-85.71
JH Bullc Taylor b Tucker1613--16.67
*GR Irvinec Tucker b Lawson1414181-100.00
GA Bushnot out98181-112.50
NS Buddennot out002--0.00
DJ Francisdid not bat      
+PJ Drinnendid not bat      
BH Drinkwaterdid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 3 lb, 8 nb, 3 w)18
Total(6 wickets, 225 minutes, 49.4 overs)186
Fall of wickets:
1-22 (London), 2-122 (Phillips), 3-152 (Tink), 4-162 (Bull), 5-163 (Scuderi), 6-183 (Irvine)
New South Wales bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Whitney10   13322430.003.30
Killen10   1350-2-3.50
Tucker10   13611160.003.60
Bennett6   0330---5.50
Geise4   0162--12.004.00

--> SJ Scuderi 50 in 82 balls, 104 minutes

Twelfth men: PA Tossol (Australia Country)
The Australia Country second wicket partnership of 100 between Phillips and Scuderi was recorded in 120 minutes.