Result
Final, Nairobi (Gym), Oct 3 1999, LG Cup
235/9
(47.3/50 ov, target 236)
209
South Africa won by 26 runs
Player Of The Match
South Africa
South Africa Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
HH Gibbs  b Vijay Bharadwaj841241686367.74
L Klusener  b Mohanty014000.00
JH Kallis c Dravid b BKV Prasad921222042.85
JN Rhodes c Ganguly b BKV Prasad01217000.00
WJ Cronje (c) b Chopra3941533295.12
DN Crookes c †MSK Prasad b Mohanty2528363089.28
DM Benkenstein  b Vijay Bharadwaj1830321060.00
SM Pollock not out2324311195.83
MV Boucher c Jadeja b Vijay Bharadwaj1015190066.66
AC Dawson run out (Ganguly/Chopra)63301200.00
S Elworthy not out93301300.00
Extras(b 2, lb 5, nb 3, w 2)12
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.7)235/9
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Lance Klusener, 1.1 ov), 2-12 (Jacques Kallis, 6.4 ov), 3-18 (Jonty Rhodes, 10.5 ov), 4-96 (Hansie Cronje, 24.4 ov), 5-149 (Derek Crookes, 33.5 ov), 6-187 (Herschelle Gibbs, 42.1 ov), 7-188 (Dale Benkenstein, 42.4 ov), 8-212 (Mark Boucher, 48.3 ov), 9-219 (Alan Dawson, 49.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
BKV Prasad1052122.10---00
DS Mohanty1023623.60---11
SB Joshi1005505.50---00
N Chopra904815.33---00
RR Singh201809.00---10
SC Ganguly1016016.00---02
R Vijay Bharadwaj803434.25---00
India Innings (target: 236 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
S Ramesh c Crookes b Dawson818210044.44
SC Ganguly c †Boucher b Pollock1020342050.00
R Dravid c Rhodes b Crookes3065883046.15
MSK Prasad run out (Kallis/†Boucher)63901276070.00
A Jadeja (c)c sub (HH Dippenaar) b Pollock3032452193.75
R Vijay Bharadwaj c Pollock b Klusener24193830126.31
RR Singh  b Crookes68111075.00
SB Joshi st †Boucher b Crookes1822272081.81
N Chopra c Crookes b Klusener58130062.50
BKV Prasad not out3490075.00
DS Mohanty lbw b Kallis022000.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 3, w 5)12
TOTAL(47.3 Ov, RR: 4.4)209
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Sadagoppan Ramesh, 5.3 ov), 2-25 (Sourav Ganguly, 8.2 ov), 3-90 (Rahul Dravid, 26.3 ov), 3-134* (Mannava Prasad, retired not out ), 4-141 (Ajay Jadeja, 36.2 ov), 5-163 (Robin Singh, 38.6 ov), 6-190 (Vijay Bharadwaj, 43.1 ov), 7-196 (Sunil Joshi, 44.3 ov), 8-201 (Nikhil Chopra, 45.4 ov), 9-208 (Mannava Prasad, 46.6 ov), 10-209 (Debasis Mohanty, 47.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SM Pollock902823.11---12
AC Dawson1014314.30---10
JH Kallis8.303313.88---20
L Klusener703324.71---11
DN Crookes904735.22---00
S Elworthy402105.25---00
MATCH DETAILS
Gymkhana Club Ground, Nairobi
TossIndia , elected to field first
SeriesLG Cup 1999
Player Of The Match
Herschelle Gibbs
Player Of The Series
Vijay Bharadwaj
Series resultSouth Africa won the 1999/00 LG Cup
Match numberODI no. 1509
Season1999/00
Match days3 October 1999 (50-over match)
Umpires
George Sharp
Eddie Nicholls
TV Umpire
Athar Zaidi
Match Referee
Mike Denness
MATCH NOTES
South Africa innings: 1x5 ball over (27th over - Chopra's 6th over, called by umpire EA Nicholls)
  • HH Gibbs 50 in 87 balls, 4x4 2x6
  • MSK Prasad 50 in 72 balls, 6x4
  • R Dravid came out as a runner for MSK Prasad after the 32nd over
  • MSK Prasad retired hurt on 56* from 134/3 to 196/7