Rugby World Cup - Sydney, 13 June 1987, 15:00 local, 05:00 GMT
Australia (9) 24 - 30 (6) France (FT)

Teams

Australia France
Tries Campese, Codey Tries Blanco, Lagisquet, Lorieux, Sella
Cons Lynagh 2 Cons Camberabero 4
Pens Lynagh 3 Pens Camberabero 2
Drops Lynagh Drops none

Notes

 
Result France won by a margin of 6 points
 
Ground name Concord Oval, Sydney
Attendance 17768
 
Referee JB Anderson (Scotland)
 
Australia Test debuts none
France Test debuts none
 
Points scoring rules try 4, conversion 2, penalty goal 3, drop goal 3