RESULT
8th Match, Leicester, May 19, 1999, ICC World Cup
(45/46 ov, T:253) 249

Zimbabwe won by 3 runs

Player Of The Match
45 (89) & 1/33
grant-flower
Zimbabwe Innings
India Innings
Match Details
Zimbabwe  (50 ovs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Neil Johnson c †Mongia b Srinath710111070.00
Grant Flower c †Mongia b Jadeja45891484050.56
Paul Strang  b Agarkar1826321069.23
Murray Goodwin c Singh b Ganguly1740513042.50
Andy Flower not out 68851202080.00
Alistair Campbell (c)st †Mongia b Kumble2429383082.75
Guy Whittall  b Kumble4870050.00
Stuart Carlisle  b Srinath1220050.00
Heath Streak c †Mongia b Prasad1418142077.77
Eddo Brandes c †Mongia b Prasad2560040.00
Henry Olonga not out 1450025.00
Extras(lb 14, nb 16, w 21)51
TOTAL50 Ov (RR: 5.04)252/9
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Neil Johnson, 2.4 ov), 2-45 (Paul Strang, 9.5 ov), 3-87 (Murray Goodwin, 21.2 ov), 4-144 (Grant Flower, 31.1 ov), 5-204 (Alistair Campbell, 40.3 ov), 6-211 (Guy Whittall, 42.4 ov), 7-214 (Stuart Carlisle, 43.2 ov), 8-244 (Heath Streak, 47.6 ov), 9-250 (Eddo Brandes, 49.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Javagal Srinath1013523.50433015
2.4 to NC Johnson, . 12/1
43.2 to SV Carlisle, inswinging yorker, excellent ball, and breaks his stumps. 214/7
Venkatesh Prasad1013723.70403041
47.6 to HH Streak, swinging down the legs, played it across the line, top edge in the air for a while and mongia waits for it at backward sq leg for a safe catch with his good pair of gloves. 244/8
49.2 to EA Brandes, . 250/9
Ajit Agarkar907017.77255045
9.5 to PA Strang, change of pace, and traps him on the legs, and perfectly castled. 45/2
Sourav Ganguly502214.40191013
21.2 to MW Goodwin, . 87/3
Robin Singh201105.5072000
Anil Kumble1004124.10310021
40.3 to ADR Campbell, goes down the wicket, gets beaten by the googly, and mongia has enough time to remove the bails. 204/5
42.4 to GJ Whittall, googly turning in, jus didnt have time to pay that ball , and castled. 211/6
Ajay Jadeja402215.50122030
31.1 to GW Flower, well well well, jadeja is a key striker for india, trapping flower, of a deceptive delivery, and safe in the hands of mongia. 144/4
India  (T: 253 runs from 46 ovs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sourav Ganguly c Brandes b Johnson98720112.50
Sadagoppan Ramesh c Goodwin b GW Flower55771343171.42
Rahul Dravid c GW Flower b Streak1314232092.85
Mohammad Azharuddin (c)c Campbell b Streak71181063.63
Ajay Jadeja lbw b Streak43761083056.57
Robin Singh c Campbell b Olonga3547751074.46
Ajit Agarkar run out (Goodwin)1540020.00
Nayan Mongia  b Whittall28243221116.66
Javagal Srinath  b Olonga18122102150.00
Anil Kumble not out 11300100.00
Venkatesh Prasad lbw b Olonga011000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 4, nb 10, w 24)39
TOTAL45 Ov (RR: 5.53)249
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Sourav Ganguly, 1.5 ov), 2-44 (Rahul Dravid, 6.4 ov), 3-56 (Mohammad Azharuddin, 8.6 ov), 4-155 (Sadagoppan Ramesh, 27.5 ov), 5-174 (Ajay Jadeja, 32.2 ov), 6-175 (Ajit Agarkar, 33.2 ov), 7-219 (Nayan Mongia, 40.5 ov), 8-246 (Robin Singh, 44.2 ov), 9-249 (Javagal Srinath, 44.5 ov), 10-249 (Venkatesh Prasad, 44.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Eddo Brandes302709.0084030
Neil Johnson705117.28234215
1.5 to SC Ganguly, pulled straight to deep fineleg, simple catch, poor shot. 13/1
Heath Streak903634.00371071
6.4 to R Dravid, way outside off, smashed but it was in the air and Flower shows his magic as he plucks it out of thin air. 44/2
8.6 to M Azharuddin, outside off, pokes at it and that is catching practice. 56/3
32.2 to A Jadeja, rapped on the pads. trouble for India as Willey gives him out. 174/5
Henry Olonga402235.50161060
44.2 to RR Singh, outside the off, goes for a drive, edges to short covers. brilliant 'captain's catch' as Campbell falls forward and pulls of a brilliant catch at covers. 246/8
44.5 to J Srinath, bowled him! and this is amazing!. 249/9
44.6 to BKV Prasad, rapped on the pads. Peter Willey brings his finger up and yes folks! Olonga has done it. 249/10
Guy Whittall402616.50101120
40.5 to NR Mongia, swings across the line and gets bowled. 219/7
Paul Strang804906.12153100
Grant Flower1003313.30341010
27.5 to S Ramesh, down the track, heaves straight into the hands of Goodwin at midon. 155/4
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MATCH DETAILS
Grace Road, Leicester
TossIndia, elected to field first
Series
Season1999
Player Of The Match
Zimbabwe
Grant Flower
Match numberODI no. 1450
Match daysday (50-over match)
Umpires
South Africa
David Orchard
England
Peter Willey
TV Umpire
Australia
Darrell Hair
Match Referee
West Indies
Cammie Smith
PointsZimbabwe 2, India 0
MATCH NOTES
  • 4th (reserve) umpire: WB Smith (Scot)
  • India were fined 4 overs for a slow over rate
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