result
5th Match (D/N), Sharjah, Oct 26 2000, Coca-Cola Champions Trophy
(48.3/50 ov)219/7
India won by 3 wickets (with 9 balls remaining)
player of the match
Alistair Campbell
Zimbabwe (and Rhodesia)
20y
• Charlie Austin

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They left it late, but India eventually gave their supporters extra cause for celebration on Diwali, with a three-wicket win over Zimbabwe in Sharjah tonight

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Scorecard summary
Zimbabwe218/9(50 overs)
India219/7(48.3 overs)
Match details
Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium
TossIndia, elected to field first
SeriesCoca-Cola Champions Trophy
Season2000/01
Player Of The Match
Alistair Campbell
Alistair Campbell
Match numberODI no. 1648
Match daysdaynight(50-over match)
Umpires
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Daryl Harper
New Zealand Image
Steve Dunne
TV Umpire
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George Sharp
Match Referee
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Denis Lindsay
PointsIndia 2, Zimbabwe 0