Final, Cape Town, Apr 23 1998, Standard Bank International One-Day Series
(27.4/50 ov, target 115)
South Africa won by 9 wickets (with 134 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
South Africa
Pakistan Innings (50 overs maximum)
Saeed Anwar c †Boucher b Klusener3040650375.00
Mohammad Wasim run out (Rhodes)832360025.00
Ijaz Ahmed c Kirsten b Telemachus034000.00
Inzamam-ul-Haq c †Boucher b Cronje2141563051.21
Moin Khan c Rindel b Klusener1920432095.00
Wasim Akram run out (Pollock/†Boucher)21080020.00
Azhar Mahmood  b Klusener0110000.00
Rashid Latif (c) †c Rhodes b Klusener312120025.00
Abdul Razzaq c Kallis b Klusener628490021.42
Waqar Younis c Kallis b Telemachus1533391045.45
Mushtaq Ahmed not out055000.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 1, w 8)10
TOTAL(37.1 Ov, RR: 3.06)114
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Mohammad Wasim, 9.1 ov), 2-27 (Ijaz Ahmed, 9.5 ov), 3-54 (Saeed Anwar, 15.1 ov), 4-84 (Inzamam-ul-Haq, 21.6 ov), 5-87 (Wasim Akram, 23.6 ov), 6-87 (Moin Khan, 24.1 ov), 7-90 (Azhar Mahmood, 26.1 ov), 8-93 (Rashid Latif, 26.6 ov), 9-113 (Waqar Younis, 35.6 ov), 10-114 (Abdul Razzaq, 37.1 ov)
SM Pollock811301.62---20
R Telemachus1013123.10---31
AA Donald612704.50---00
L Klusener7.112553.48---11
WJ Cronje611712.83---20
South Africa Innings (target: 115 runs from 50 overs)
MJR Rindel c †Rashid Latif b Wasim Akram2035582057.14
G Kirsten not out52771237067.53
JH Kallis not out2860653046.66
Extras(lb 4, nb 5, w 6)15
TOTAL(27.4 Ov, RR: 4.15)115/1
Fall of wickets: 1-54 (Mike Rindel, 12.4 ov)
Wasim Akram1012912.90---14
Waqar Younis913203.55---40
Azhar Mahmood401704.25---12
Abdul Razzaq201708.50---00
Mushtaq Ahmed2.401606.00---00
Newlands, Cape Town
TossSouth Africa , elected to field first
SeriesStandard Bank International One-Day Series 1998
Player Of The Match
Lance Klusener
Player Of The Series
Jonty Rhodes
Series resultSouth Africa won the 1997/98 Standard Bank International One-Day Series
Match numberODI no. 1326
Match days23 April 1998 (50-over match)
Rudi Koertzen
Cyril Mitchley
TV Umpire
David Orchard
Match Referee
John Reid
No play possible on the scheduled first day 22 April 1998
  • Moin Khan dropped on 11.
  • Lunch: SA 25/0 (Rindel 8, Kirsten 13, 7 overs)
  • Accolades awarded to L Klusener and SM Pollock for bowling.
  • Attendance 15 500
  • Inzamam-ul-Haq found guilty of showing dissent when dismissed, but with extenuating circumstances. He was fined 50 % of his match fee, and suspended for one match; both penalties being suspended until the end of 1998.