result
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
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Scorecard summary
New Zealand220/9(50 overs)
Nathan Astle92 (111)
Adam Parore32 (57)
Sunil Joshi2/47(10)
India221/2(42.3 overs)
Match details
M.Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
TossNew Zealand, elected to bat first
SeriesPepsi Independence Cup
Season1997
Player Of The Match
Sachin Tendulkar
Sachin Tendulkar
Match numberODI no. 1206
Match daysdaynight(50-over match)
Umpires
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David Orchard
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Javed Akhtar
TV Umpire
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K.T.Francis
Match Referee
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Ahmed Ebrahim
PointsIndia 2, New Zealand 0