Result
29th Match, Kanpur, Mar 6 1996, Wills World Cup
247/5
(49.4/50 ov, target 248)
207
India won by 40 runs
Player Of The Match
India Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SR Tendulkar  b Streak312100025.00
NS Sidhu c Streak b PA Strang801161665068.96
SV Manjrekar c Campbell b Lock218270011.11
M Azharuddin (c)c Campbell b BC Strang210140020.00
VG Kambli c GW Flower b Lock10611013711096.36
A Jadeja not out44273932162.96
NR Mongia not out69130066.66
Extras(lb 1, w 3)4
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.94)247/5
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Sachin Tendulkar), 2-25 (Sanjay Manjrekar), 3-32 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 4-174 (Navjot Sidhu), 5-219 (Vinod Kambli)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
HH Streak1032912.90---01
ACI Lock1015725.70---20
BC Strang512214.40---00
PA Strang1005515.50---00
SG Peall603505.83---10
GJ Whittall301906.33---00
GW Flower301605.33---00
ADR Campbell301304.33---00
Zimbabwe Innings (target: 248 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AC Waller c Tendulkar b Kumble2236621061.11
GW Flower c Azharuddin b Raju3042581071.42
GJ Whittall run out1029580034.48
ADR Campbell c & b Jadeja2855484050.90
A Flower (c) † b Raju2840651070.00
CN Evans c Srinath b Jadeja65510120.00
HH Streak lbw b Raju3039453076.92
PA Strang  b Srinath1421251066.66
BC Strang lbw b Srinath313210023.07
SG Peall c Raju b Kumble914122064.28
ACI Lock not out2480050.00
Extras(b 4, lb 9, nb 1, w 11)25
TOTAL(49.4 Ov, RR: 4.16)207
Fall of wickets: 1-59 (Grant Flower), 2-59 (Andy Waller), 3-96 (Alistair Campbell), 4-99 (Guy Whittall), 5-106 (Craig Evans), 6-168 (Heath Streak), 7-173 (Andy Flower), 8-193 (Paul Strang), 9-195 (Bryan Strang), 10-207 (Stephen Peall)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
J Srinath1013623.60---10
BKV Prasad704005.71---40
A Kumble9.413323.41---10
SLV Raju1023033.00---00
SR Tendulkar602303.83---00
A Jadeja703224.57---10
MATCH DETAILS
Green Park, Kanpur
TossZimbabwe , elected to field first
SeriesWills World Cup 1996
Player Of The Match
Ajay Jadeja
Match numberODI no. 1075
Season1995/96
Match days6 March 1996 (50-over match)
Umpires
Steve Bucknor
Cyril Mitchley
TV Umpire
TM Samarasinghe
Match Referee
John Reid
PointsIndia 2, Zimbabwe 0
MATCH NOTES
VG Kambli 106, 5th century by any player for India in the World Cup
  • NS Sidhu and VG Kambli 142 for the 4th wicket, 3rd highest 4th wicket partnership for India in ODIs, 4th highest for any wicket for India in the World Cup, 3rd highest for any country for the 4th wicket in the World Cup.
  • Zimbabwe 11 matches against India without a win (includes a tied match).