Result
1st Match (D/N), Sharjah, Mar 22 2000, Coca-Cola Cup
(29.2/50 ov, target 165)
168/0
South Africa won by 10 wickets (with 124 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
South Africa
India Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SC Ganguly (c)c Boje b Kallis2729444093.10
SR Tendulkar  b Pollock58100062.50
R Dravid  b Kallis825400032.00
SB Joshi  b Ntini24162430150.00
M Azharuddin c †Boucher b Ntini716301043.75
A Jadeja not out43791253054.43
RR Singh lbw b Elworthy1320033.33
SS Karim  b Elworthy031000.00
AB Agarkar  b Ntini11113009.09
A Kumble c & b Elworthy824271033.33
J Srinath c Gibbs b Boje3058663151.72
Extras(lb 3, w 7)10
TOTAL(45.2 Ov, RR: 3.61)164
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Sachin Tendulkar, 2.2 ov), 2-42 (Sourav Ganguly, 9.3 ov), 3-50 (Rahul Dravid, 11.2 ov), 4-72 (Sunil Joshi, 14.2 ov), 5-81 (Mohammad Azharuddin, 16.5 ov), 6-82 (Robin Singh, 17.2 ov), 7-82 (Saba Karim, 17.5 ov), 8-89 (Ajit Agarkar, 20.5 ov), 9-102 (Anil Kumble, 27.5 ov), 10-164 (Javagal Srinath, 45.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SM Pollock803514.37---10
JH Kallis1014324.30---20
M Ntini1023633.60---30
S Elworthy1031731.70---00
L Klusener402105.25---00
N Boje3.20912.70---00
South Africa Innings (target: 165 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Kirsten not out71851209083.52
HH Gibbs not out87931209393.54
Extras(lb 3, nb 2, w 5)10
TOTAL(29.2 Ov, RR: 5.72)168/0
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
J Srinath402506.25---12
AB Agarkar502905.80---10
A Kumble703705.28---00
SB Joshi503206.40---00
SR Tendulkar603205.33---30
RR Singh21603.00---00
A Jadeja0.204012.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sharjah Cricket Stadium
TossIndia , elected to bat first
SeriesCoca-Cola Cup 2000
Player Of The Match
Steve Elworthy
Match numberODI no. 1577
Season1999/00
Match days22 March 2000 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
John Hampshire
Daryl Harper
TV Umpire
Peter Manuel
Match Referee
Raman Subba Row
PointsSouth Africa 2, India 0
MATCH NOTES
HH Gibbs 50 off 47b, 7x4, 1x6
  • G Kirsten 50 off 66 balls, 7x4