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Last Updated:  Wednesday, 8 January, 2003, 16:56 GMT

1987 - Australia overcome England
Australia's Allan Border and England's Mike Gatting shake hands before the start of the final
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Ashes rivals England and Australia meet in the final held at Eden Gardens in Calcutta
Australia's Dean Jones lofts a shot towards the boundary
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Dean Jones hoists the ball towards the boundary as Australia make a good start to their innings
England captain Mike Gatting is deep in thought during Australia's innings
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England captain Mike Gatting has a lot to ponder as Australia set a daunting total of 254
England's Mike Gatting is dismissed by Allan Border for 41
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Gatting's typically pugnacious innings of 41 from 45 balls is ended prematurely by Allan Border
England's number three batsman Bill Athey hits out on his way to making 58
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Bill Athey's solid effort of 58 proves to be in vain as England fall agonisingly short of Australia's total
Australia's captain Allan Border is held up by his team-mates with the World Cup trophy
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Allan Border is held aloft by his delighted team-mates as Australia complete a seven-run victory




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