Match Details

  • UP Cricket Association, E/23, Ashram Building, PO HN Shastri Nagar, Kamla Nagar, Township, Kanpur - 208 005 (Phone: 0512 - 2240933/2218076)

Toss

India , elected to bat first

Series result

India won the 3-match series 2-1

Player of the match

Player of the series

Match number

Season

Match days

8,9,10,11,12 December 1996 (5-day match)

Match Referee

Close of Play

  • Sun, 8 Dec - day 1 - India 1st innings 204/6 (SR Tendulkar 43*, A Kumble 5*)
  • Mon, 9 Dec - day 2 - India 2nd innings 7/1 (NR Mongia 4*, A Kumble 0*)
  • Tue, 10 Dec - day 3 - India 2nd innings 270/5 (M Azharuddin 88*, R Dravid 33*)
  • Wed, 11 Dec - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 127/5 (BM McMillan 18*, DJ Richardson 5*)
  • Thu, 12 Dec - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 180 (96.1 ov) - end of match