3rd Match (D/N), Bengaluru, May 14 1997, Pepsi Independence Cup
(42.3/50 ov)221/2
India won by 8 wickets (with 45 balls remaining)
player of the match
New Zealand INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
Bryan Young c Kumble b Joshi1727481062.96
Nathan Astle  b Singh9211113310082.88
Matt Horne run out (Joshi/†Mongia)2331413074.19
Stephen Fleming (c)run out (Joshi/Singh)1322231059.09
Chris Cairns lbw b Singh36100050.00
Chris Harris c & b Kumble312300025.00
Adam Parore run out (Tendulkar)3257650056.14
Dipak Patel run out (Kambli/Kumble)1016190062.50
Gavin Larsen  b Joshi1216191075.00
Andrew Penn not out 75700140.00
Heath Davis not out 00100-
Extras(lb 4, nb 3, w 1)8
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.39)220/9
Fall of wickets: 1-59 (Bryan Young), 2-109 (Matt Horne), 3-136 (Stephen Fleming), 4-147 (Chris Cairns), 5-154 (Nathan Astle), 6-166 (Chris Harris), 7-185 (Dipak Patel), 8-209 (Gavin Larsen), 9-219 (Adam Parore)
Venkatesh Prasad1004004.00---00
Abey Kuruvilla613706.16---03
Anil Kumble1013013.00---00
Sunil Joshi1004724.70---00
Sachin Tendulkar703505.00---10
Robin Singh702723.85---00
India INNINGS (target: 221 runs from 50 overs)
Sourav Ganguly c †Parore b Larsen62871458171.26
Sachin Tendulkar (c) b Astle11713718813285.40
Rahul Dravid not out 2131483067.74
Vinod Kambli not out 44510100.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 3, w 13)17
TOTAL(42.3 Ov, RR: 5.20)221/2
Fall of wickets: 1-169 (Sourav Ganguly), 2-216 (Sachin Tendulkar)
Andrew Penn8.305906.94---20
Heath Davis5054010.80---64
Gavin Larsen822613.25---00
Chris Harris712603.71---10
Dipak Patel703004.28---00
Nathan Astle702513.57---10
M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore
TossNew Zealand, elected to bat first
SeriesPepsi Independence Cup
Player Of The Match
Sachin Tendulkar
Sachin Tendulkar
Match numberODI no. 1206
Match daysdaynight (50-over match)
South Africa Image
David Orchard
Pakistan Image
Javed Akhtar
TV Umpire
Sri Lanka Image
Match Referee
Zimbabwe Image
Ahmed Ebrahim
PointsIndia 2, New Zealand 0
  • In the 13th over 2nd ball of the Indian innings, Harris bowled a wide which the keeper missed. Batsmen ran two, but was declared one short (Tendulkar) by Orchard.
  • 27th over 1st ball, Davis bowled a wide 4.
  • At the end of the 36th over of the Indian innings, CD McMillan came in to substitute for Larsen.