result
1st ODI, Bulawayo, Feb 15 1997, India tour of Zimbabwe
(25.5/38 ov, target 136)139/2
Zimbabwe won by 8 wickets (with 73 balls remaining) (revised target)
player of the match
Heath Streak
Zimbabwe
India INNINGS (44 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Vikram Rathour c Campbell b Whittall3453873064.15
Sachin Tendulkar (c)c GW Flower b Brandes1315180186.67
Sourav Ganguly run out (Strang)220240010.00
Mohammad Azharuddin c †A Flower b Brandes2447681051.06
Ajay Jadeja c †A Flower b Streak036000.00
Robin Singh c †A Flower b Streak45621003072.58
Nayan Mongia c Waller b Evans422190018.18
Anil Kumble c Campbell b Streak2134482061.76
Sunil Joshi lbw b Streak01-000.00
Dodda Ganesh c & b Streak48110050.00
Venkatesh Prasad not out 001000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 2, nb 2, w 11)21
TOTAL(43.5 Ov, RR: 3.83)168
Fall of wickets: 1-23 (Sachin Tendulkar), 2-33 (Sourav Ganguly), 3-68 (Vikram Rathour), 4-72 (Ajay Jadeja), 5-84 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 6-95 (Nayan Mongia), 7-159 (Anil Kumble), 8-159 (Sunil Joshi), 9-168 (Dodda Ganesh), 10-168 (Robin Singh)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Eddo Brandes813424.25---32
John Rennie923804.22---10
Heath Streak8.503253.62---00
Guy Whittall802913.63---70
Craig Evans812012.50---00
Paul Strang20703.50---00
Zimbabwe INNINGS (target: 136 runs from 38 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Andy Waller  b Ganesh2539345064.10
Grant Flower not out 61711029085.92
Alistair Campbell (c)c Azharuddin b Kumble2432442075.00
Guy Whittall not out 19172840111.76
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 1, w 3)10
TOTAL(25.5 Ov, RR: 5.38)139/2
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Andy Waller), 2-96 (Alistair Campbell)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Venkatesh Prasad6.513505.12---11
Dodda Ganesh502014.00---21
Sourav Ganguly201005.00---00
Robin Singh403107.75---00
Anil Kumble621813.00---00
Sunil Joshi201909.50---00
MATCH DETAILS
Queens Sports Club, Bulawayo
TossZimbabwe, elected to field first
SeriesIndia tour of Zimbabwe
Season1996/97
Player Of The Match
Heath Streak
Heath Streak
Series resultZimbabwe led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberODI No. 1178
Match days - day match (50-over match)
ODI debut
Dodda Ganesh
Dodda Ganesh
Umpires
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Ian Robinson
Zimbabwe Image
Quintin Goosen
TV Umpire
Zimbabwe Image
Russell Tiffin
Match Referee
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Barry Jarman
MATCH NOTES
  • Match delayed due to rain and the number of overs were reduced to 44 per side.
  • Waller dropped by Ganesh on 11.
  • Rain interrupted play after 11 overs in the Zimbabwe innings. Target reduced to 136 off 38 overs (using the Clark-Samson Rain Rule).
  • 2nd Match abandoned due to wet outfield, Zimbabwe wins the series 1-0.