- BATSMENRMB4s6sSRc Jadeja b Joshi4090692057.97c †Mongia b Srinath329180016.66b Srinath861601082279.62c Dravid b Kumble2033291068.96b Joshi35403420102.94c Kumble b Joshi1990011.11not out1726201085.00c Azharuddin b Kumble64400150.00b Srinath3740075.00not out88800100.00Extras21 (b 3, lb 6, nb 2, w 10)TOTAL240/8 (50 Overs, RR: 4.80)Fall of wickets: 1-18 (SV Carlisle, ), 2-79 (GW Flower, ), 3-128 (GJ Whittall, ), 4-191 (A Flower, ), 5-195 (DL Houghton, ), 6-212 (ADR Campbell, ), 7-219 (PA Strang, ), 8-225 (HH Streak, )
- BATSMENRMB4s6sSRc Carlisle b Rennie1214141085.71c Campbell b Evans1041219781107.21b Rennie21780025.00b Whittall1754270062.96not out5697661184.84not out38652911131.03Extras12 (lb 2, nb 4, w 6)TOTAL241/4 (39.2 Overs, RR: 6.12)Fall of wickets: 1-19 (SC Ganguly, ), 2-34 (M Azharuddin, ), 3-119 (R Dravid, ), 4-158 (SR Tendulkar, )
India , elected to field first
Player of the match
9 February 1997 (50-over match)
India 2, Zimbabwe 0
- EA Brandes had 18 runs taken off a single over in his first 4 over spell
- HH Streak had 19 runs taken from his 9th over (the 37th of the innings), Jadeja taking 15, Singh 3 and 1 wide.