3rd Match (D/N), Pepsi Independence Cup at Bengaluru, May 14 1997
42.3/50 ov, target 221
India won by 8 wickets (with 45 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
New Zealand Innings (50 overs maximum)
BA Young c Kumble b Joshi1727481062.96
NJ Astle  b Singh9211113310082.88
MJ Horne run out (Joshi/†Mongia)2331413074.19
SP Fleming (c)run out (Joshi/Singh)1322231059.09
CL Cairns lbw b Singh36100050.00
CZ Harris c & b Kumble312300025.00
AC Parore run out (Tendulkar)3257650056.14
DN Patel run out (Kambli/Kumble)1016190062.50
GR Larsen  b Joshi1216191075.00
AJ Penn not out75700140.00
HT Davis not out00100-
Extras(lb 4, nb 3, w 1)8
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.4)220/9
Fall of wickets: 1-59 (Bryan Young), 2-109 (Matt Horne), 3-136 (Stephen Fleming), 4-147 (Chris Cairns), 5-154 (Nathan Astle), 6-166 (Chris Harris), 7-185 (Dipak Patel), 8-209 (Gavin Larsen), 9-219 (Adam Parore)
BKV Prasad1004004.00---00
A Kuruvilla613706.16---03
A Kumble1013013.00---00
SB Joshi1004724.70---00
SR Tendulkar703505.00---10
RR Singh702723.85---00
India Innings (target: 221 runs from 50 overs)
SC Ganguly c †Parore b Larsen62871458171.26
SR Tendulkar (c) b Astle11713718813285.40
R Dravid not out2131483067.74
VG Kambli not out44510100.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 3, w 13)17
TOTAL(42.3 Ov, RR: 5.2)221/2
Did not bat: A Jadeja, RR Singh, NR Mongia, A Kumble, SB Joshi, A Kuruvilla, BKV Prasad 
Fall of wickets: 1-169 (Sourav Ganguly), 2-216 (Sachin Tendulkar)
AJ Penn8.305906.94---20
HT Davis5054010.80---64
GR Larsen822613.25---00
CZ Harris712603.71---10
DN Patel703004.28---00
NJ Astle702513.57---10
M.Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
TossNew Zealand , elected to bat first
SeriesPepsi Independence Cup
Player Of The Match
Sachin Tendulkar
Match numberODI no. 1206
Match days14 May 1997 - day/night match (50-over match)
Javed Akhtar
David Orchard
TV Umpire
Match Referee
Ahmed Ebrahim
PointsIndia 2, New Zealand 0
In the 13th over 2nd ball of the Indian innings, Harris bowled a wide which the keeper missed. Batsmen ran two, but was declared one short (Tendulkar) by Orchard.
  • 27th over 1st ball, Davis bowled a wide 4.
  • At the end of the 36th over of the Indian innings, CD McMillan came in to substitute for Larsen.