1986–87 Sheffield Shield season

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1986–87 Sheffield Shield season
Cricket format First-class
Tournament format(s) Double round-robin & Final
Champions Western Australia
Participants 6
Matches played 31

The 1986–87 Sheffield Shield season was the 85th season of the Sheffield Shield, the domestic first-class cricket competition of Australia. Western Australia won the championship.[1] [2]

Table[edit]

Team Played Won Lost Tied Drawn N/R Points
Western Australia 10 6 0 0 4 0 40
Victoria 10 3 3 0 4 0 20
Queensland 10 2 1 0 7 0 18
South Australia 10 2 3 0 5 0 18
New South Wales 10 2 3 0 5 0 16
Tasmania 10 0 5 0 5 0 4

Final[edit]

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404-8 dec
Tony Dodemaide 81*no
Match Drawn, Western Australia win by virtue of topping regular season ladder.
Venue: Perth

Statistics[edit]

Most Runs[edit]

Mike Veletta 959 [3]

Most Wickets[edit]

Chris Matthews 47 [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Engel, Matthew (2004). Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 2004, pages 1344-1345. John Wisden & Company Ltd. ISBN 0-947766-83-9. 
  2. ^ "Sheffield Shield Table". ESPN Australia. 
  3. ^ "Batting Most runs". ESPN Cricinfo. 
  4. ^ "Bowling Most wickets". ESPN Cricinfo.