Result
5th Match, Cuttack, Apr 9 1998, Pepsi Triangular Series
301/3
(48.4/50 ov, target 302)
269
India won by 32 runs
Player Of The Match
India Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SC Ganguly c †A Flower b Streak1330481043.33
SR Tendulkar c †A Flower b Mbangwa12180050.00
VVS Laxman lbw b Mbangwa033000.00
M Azharuddin (c)not out153150202171102.00
A Jadeja not out1161211766295.86
Extras(lb 2, nb 2, w 14)18
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 6.02)301/3
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Sachin Tendulkar, 3.3 ov), 2-8 (VVS Laxman, 3.6 ov), 3-26 (Sourav Ganguly, 8.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
HH Streak1005615.60---21
M Mbangwa904725.22---50
GJ Whittall806808.50---23
GB Brent502605.20---10
AG Huckle814205.25---03
CN Evans603906.50---10
GW Flower402105.25---00
Zimbabwe Innings (target: 302 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GW Flower c & b Sanghvi1021182308086.44
ADR Campbell (c)c Azharuddin b Prasad1117221064.70
MW Goodwin c Kanitkar b Agarkar47344760138.23
A Flower  b Agarkar311160027.27
GJ Whittall run out (Tendulkar/†Mongia)13101211130.00
HH Streak  b Ganguly3036513083.33
PA Strang run out (†Mongia)817250047.05
CN Evans  b Ganguly49121044.44
GB Brent  b Kanitkar2436511066.66
M Mbangwa c Prasad b Kanitkar8991088.88
AG Huckle not out00200-
Extras(lb 6, nb 4, w 9)19
TOTAL(48.4 Ov, RR: 5.52)269
Fall of wickets: 1-23 (Alistair Campbell, 4.6 ov), 2-92 (Murray Goodwin, 14.1 ov), 3-104 (Andy Flower, 16.6 ov), 4-121 (Guy Whittall, 19.3 ov), 5-188 (Heath Streak, 31.3 ov), 6-204 (Paul Strang, 35.2 ov), 7-211 (Craig Evans, 37.5 ov), 8-255 (Grant Flower, 45.6 ov), 9-269 (Pommie Mbangwa, 48.3 ov), 10-269 (Gary Brent, 48.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
BKV Prasad704015.71---24
DS Mohanty1005405.40---12
AB Agarkar804525.62---31
SC Ganguly803424.25---22
RL Sanghvi704416.28---00
HH Kanitkar6.402623.90---10
SR Tendulkar2020010.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Barabati Stadium, Cuttack
TossZimbabwe , elected to field first
SeriesPepsi Triangular Series 1998
Player Of The Match
Mohammad Azharuddin
Match numberODI no. 1311
Season1997/98
Match days9 April 1998 (50-over match)
ODI debut
VVS Laxman
Umpires
R Nagarajan
Narendra Menon
TV Umpire
Subrata Banerjee
Match Referee
Peter van der Merwe
PointsIndia 2, Zimbabwe 0
MATCH NOTES
Azharuddin/Jadeja 275* partnership: World record partnership for
  • all wickets in one-day internationals (prev. 263 for 2nd wkt,
  • Aamer Sohail & Inzamam ul-Haq, Pakistan v New Zealand at Sharjah,
  • 1993-94).