Result
5th Match (D/N), Standard Bank International One-Day Series at Johannesburg, Jan 31 1997
48.3/50 ov, target 257
259/6
South Africa won by 4 wickets (with 9 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
South Africa
Zimbabwe Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
GW Flower  b Cronje62931545066.66
AC Waller c & b Donald15110020.00
A Flower c †Richardson b Donald022000.00
CB Wishart c †Richardson b Pollock2441493058.53
ADR Campbell (c)run out (Hudson)56101083.33
DL Houghton c Rhodes b Symcox5761634193.44
GJ Whittall c Cronje b Donald4145562091.11
PA Strang not out40385850105.26
HH Streak  b Donald12101010120.00
EA Brandes not out11400100.00
Extras(lb 5, nb 1, w 7)13
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.12)256/8
Did not bat: EZ Matambanadzo 
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Andy Waller), 2-6 (Andy Flower), 3-51 (Craig Wishart), 4-61 (Alistair Campbell), 5-154 (Dave Houghton), 6-168 (Grant Flower), 7-231 (Guy Whittall), 8-247 (Heath Streak)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AA Donald1014644.60---11
RE Bryson814405.50---10
SM Pollock1014314.30---21
L Klusener703905.57---20
PL Symcox1005515.50---00
WJ Cronje512414.80---10
South Africa Innings (target: 257 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
AC Hudson lbw b Brandes11090010.00
G Kirsten lbw b Brandes711241063.63
L Klusener c Whittall b Brandes5891062.50
DJ Cullinan  b Whittall3042722071.42
JN Rhodes c Campbell b Matambanadzo34284050121.42
WJ Cronje (c)not out70861475081.39
SM Pollock  b Streak7585985088.23
DJ Richardson not out1122210050.00
Extras(b 3, lb 7, w 16)26
TOTAL(48.3 Ov, RR: 5.34)259/6
Did not bat: PL Symcox, RE Bryson, AA Donald 
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Andrew Hudson), 2-15 (Lance Klusener), 3-16 (Gary Kirsten), 4-72 (Jonty Rhodes), 5-102 (Daryll Cullinan), 6-239 (Shaun Pollock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
EA Brandes1014534.50---10
HH Streak904414.88---30
GJ Whittall904715.22---11
EZ Matambanadzo8.305316.23---90
PA Strang1004804.80---10
GW Flower201206.00---10
MATCH DETAILS
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
TossZimbabwe , elected to bat first
SeriesStandark Bank Series/Triangular Tournament
Player Of The Match
Hansie Cronje
Match numberODI no. 1171
Season1996/97
Match days31 January 1997 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Barry Lambson
Danzel Becker
TV Umpire
Cyril Mitchley
Match Referee
Barry Jarman
PointsSouth Africa 2, Zimbabwe 0