Result
Final (D/N), Durban, Feb 13 1997, Standard Bank International One-Day Series
278/8
(39.2/40 ov, target 251)
234
South Africa won by 17 runs (revised target)
Player Of The Match
South Africa Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AC Hudson c †Karim b Srinath1933523057.57
G Kirsten c Dravid b Singh51691205073.91
JH Kallis lbw b Singh4958704084.48
DJ Cullinan  b Kumble60518241117.64
JN Rhodes  b Tendulkar4145513091.11
WJ Cronje (c) b Prasad1014140071.42
SM Pollock lbw b Prasad012000.00
L Klusener  b Kumble1623242069.56
DJ Richardson not out15132101115.38
RE Bryson not out22400100.00
Extras(lb 8, nb 4, w 3)15
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.56)278/8
Did not bat: AA Donald 
Fall of wickets: 1-44 (Andrew Hudson), 2-130 (Gary Kirsten), 3-130 (Jacques Kallis), 4-221 (Jonty Rhodes), 5-242 (Hansie Cronje), 6-242 (Shaun Pollock), 7-244 (Daryll Cullinan), 8-266 (Lance Klusener)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
J Srinath1005015.00---12
BKV Prasad1014324.30---11
A Kumble1004524.50---00
SA Ankola705007.14---03
RR Singh1006326.30---11
SR Tendulkar301916.33---00
India Innings (target: 251 runs from 40 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SC Ganguly c Donald b Pollock510110050.00
SR Tendulkar (c)c Bryson b Cronje45334871136.36
R Dravid c Kirsten b Klusener84941405189.36
M Azharuddin c Rhodes b Pollock45446220102.27
A Jadeja c Hudson b Klusener1819271194.73
RR Singh run out (Cronje)1517301088.23
SS Karim  b Donald310190030.00
J Srinath c Cullinan b Donald13150033.33
SA Ankola  b Donald011000.00
A Kumble run out (Klusener)65410120.00
BKV Prasad not out2350066.66
Extras(b 1, lb 4, nb 3, w 2)10
TOTAL(39.2 Ov, RR: 5.94)234
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Sourav Ganguly), 2-84 (Sachin Tendulkar), 3-165 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 4-198 (Ajay Jadeja), 5-210 (Rahul Dravid), 6-224 (Robin Singh), 7-224 (Saba Karim), 8-224 (Salil Ankola), 9-230 (Anil Kumble), 10-234 (Javagal Srinath)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SM Pollock603926.50---21
RE Bryson704706.71---00
AA Donald7.204836.54---01
WJ Cronje803514.37---00
L Klusener804225.25---01
JH Kallis301806.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Kingsmead, Durban
TossSouth Africa , elected to bat first
SeriesStandard Bank International One-Day Series 1997
Player Of The Match
Rahul Dravid
Player Of The Series
Hansie Cronje
Series resultSouth Africa won the 1996/97 Standard Bank International One-Day Series
Match numberODI no. 1177
Season1996/97
Match days13 February 1997 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Rudi Koertzen
Cyril Mitchley
TV Umpire
David Orchard
Match Referee
Barry Jarman
MATCH NOTES
Srinath missed a caught and bowled chance from Hudson in the 7th over (Hudson on 7*)
  • Kallis was caught off a no-ball from Ankola on 13.
  • Cullinan dropped by Tendulkar off Ankola on 21.
  • Rain between innings resulted in India being set a target of 251 in 40 overs