On This Day: Australia win the 1987 World Cup

08 November 2017

On November 8, 1987, captain Allan Border led a young and unheralded group of Australian cricketers to the nation's first-ever men's World Cup title

Smith, Cummins drive Aussies towards parity

A career-best score for Pat Cummins and an all-time classic century from skipper Steve Smith saw the Australians dominate day three's middle session

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Cummins patience rewarded with career-best knock

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Skipper Smith's sublime Ashes century