3rd Final, Dhaka, Jan 18 1998, Silver Jubilee Independence Cup
(48/48 ov)
(47.5/48 ov, target 315)
India won by 3 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Player Of The Match
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Scorecard summary
Pakistan314/5(48 overs)
Saeed Anwar140 (132)
Ijaz Ahmed117 (112)
India316/7(47.5 overs)
Match details
Bangabandhu National Stadium, Dhaka
TossIndia , elected to field first
SeriesSilver Jubilee Independence Cup 1998
Player Of The Match
Sourav Ganguly
Player Of The Series
Sachin Tendulkar
Series resultIndia won the best-of-3-finals 2-1
Match numberODI no. 1279
Match days18 January 1998 (50-over match)
ODI debut
Rahul Sanghvi
Russell Tiffin
Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
Doug Cowie
Match Referee
Mike Denness