Result
Final (D/N), Lahore, Nov 8 1997, Wills Quadrangular Tournament
209/7
(40.4/50 ov, target 210)
210/6
South Africa won by 4 wickets (with 56 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
South Africa
Sri Lanka Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ST Jayasuriya c Symcox b de Villiers14142111100.00
MS Atapattu c Cronje b Klusener2261892036.06
RS Mahanama c Hudson b Donald26264231100.00
PA de Silva c Klusener b Donald24233140104.34
A Ranatunga (c)c Klusener b Pollock3256953057.14
HP Tillakaratne c †Richardson b Pollock2860593046.66
SKL de Silva c †Richardson b Pollock1340033.33
HDPK Dharmasena not out2439541061.53
WPUJC Vaas not out1819302094.73
Extras(lb 8, nb 1, w 11)20
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.18)209/7
Fall of wickets: 1-29 (Sanath Jayasuriya), 2-66 (Roshan Mahanama), 3-95 (Marvan Atapattu), 4-101 (Aravinda de Silva), 5-155 (Hashan Tillakaratne), 6-157 (Lanka de Silva), 7-173 (Arjuna Ranatunga)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SM Pollock1004234.20---20
PS de Villiers812813.50---10
AA Donald1004624.60---10
L Klusener702914.14---51
PL Symcox1003703.70---20
WJ Cronje501903.80---00
South Africa Innings (target: 210 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AC Hudson lbw b Vaas1118221061.11
G Kirsten run out (Mahanama)725491028.00
L Klusener c & b KSC de Silva9996160112103.12
PL Symcox  b KSC de Silva15101302150.00
DJ Cullinan st †SKL de Silva b PA de Silva2038443052.63
WJ Cronje (c)c Tillakaratne b Dharmasena3342652178.57
JN Rhodes not out511210045.45
SM Pollock not out1012111083.33
Extras(nb 7, w 3)10
TOTAL(40.4 Ov, RR: 5.16)210/6
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Andrew Hudson), 2-40 (Gary Kirsten), 3-71 (Pat Symcox), 4-109 (Daryll Cullinan), 5-188 (Hansie Cronje), 6-197 (Lance Klusener)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WPUJC Vaas613415.66---11
KSC de Silva604828.00---10
M Muralitharan1003403.40---17
HDPK Dharmasena8.404715.42---00
PA de Silva502515.00---00
ST Jayasuriya502204.40---00
MATCH DETAILS
Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore
TossSouth Africa , elected to field first
SeriesWills Quadrangular Tournament 1997
Player Of The Match
Lance Klusener
Player Of The Series
Lance Klusener
Series resultSouth Africa won the 1997/98 Wills Quadrangular Tournament
Match numberODI no. 1253
Season1997/98
Match days8 November 1997 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Saleem Badar
Javed Akhtar
TV Umpire
Athar Zaidi
Match Referee
Ahmed Ebrahim