Result
1st Match, Kochi, Apr 1 1998, Pepsi Triangular Series
309/5
(45.5/49 ov, target 310)
268
India won by 41 runs
Player Of The Match
India Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
NS Sidhu c †Gilchrist b Kasprowicz1890012.50
SR Tendulkar c Ponting b Kasprowicz811211072.72
M Azharuddin (c)c ME Waugh b Kasprowicz829114710090.10
VG Kambli lbw b Fleming33324950103.12
A Jadeja not out10510916012096.33
HH Kanitkar lbw b Martyn57557060103.63
NR Mongia not out22300100.00
Extras(lb 11, nb 2, w 8)21
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 6.18)309/5
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Navjot Sidhu, 1.5 ov), 2-19 (Sachin Tendulkar, 3.4 ov), 3-80 (Vinod Kambli, 13.3 ov), 4-184 (Mohammad Azharuddin, 33.1 ov), 5-305 (Hrishikesh Kanitkar, 49.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DW Fleming1006116.10---33
MS Kasprowicz8.225036.00---21
TM Moody1006006.00---20
SK Warne1004204.20---10
MG Bevan503406.80---02
DR Martyn3.403018.18---00
ME Waugh302107.00---00
Australia Innings (target: 310 runs from 49 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ME Waugh c Agarkar b Srinath2831633190.32
AC Gilchrist c Azharuddin b Agarkar614568101135.55
RT Ponting c Azharuddin b Kanitkar1229450041.37
MG Bevan st †Mongia b Tendulkar65821242079.26
SR Waugh (c)c & b Tendulkar2633481078.78
DS Lehmann lbw b Tendulkar813140061.53
TM Moody st †Mongia b Tendulkar23232630100.00
DR Martyn c Srinath b Tendulkar26180033.33
SK Warne c Kanitkar b Kumble066000.00
MS Kasprowicz not out69140066.66
DW Fleming c Kumble b Srinath5791071.42
Extras(b 4, lb 12, nb 9, w 7)32
TOTAL(45.5 Ov, RR: 5.84)268
Fall of wickets: 1-102 (Mark Waugh, 11.2 ov), 2-106 (Adam Gilchrist, 12.1 ov), 3-143 (Ricky Ponting, 19.6 ov), 4-203 (Steve Waugh, 31.3 ov), 5-223 (Darren Lehmann, 35.1 ov), 6-239 (Michael Bevan, 39.6 ov), 7-253 (Tom Moody, 41.1 ov), 8-254 (Shane Warne, 42.3 ov), 9-259 (Damien Martyn, 43.2 ov), 10-268 (Damien Fleming, 45.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
J Srinath7.514125.23---24
DS Mohanty5051010.20---14
AB Agarkar503116.20---20
A Kumble1005115.10---01
HH Kanitkar804615.75---10
SR Tendulkar1013253.20---10
MATCH DETAILS
Nehru Stadium, Kochi
TossIndia , elected to bat first
SeriesPepsi Triangular Series 1998
Player Of The Match
Sachin Tendulkar
Match numberODI no. 1300
Season1997/98
Match days1 April 1998 (50-over match)
ODI debut
Ajit Agarkar
Umpires
Arani Jayaprakash
Shyam Bansal
TV Umpire
KN Raghavan
Match Referee
Peter van der Merwe
PointsIndia 2, Australia 0
MATCH NOTES
India innings: 2x7-ball overs (11th over - Moody's 2nd; 49th over - Fleming's 10th; both by umpire Bansal)
  • Australia were fined 1 over for a slow over rate