3rd Match (D/N), Paarl, Jan 27 1997, Standard Bank International One-Day Series
(49.5/50 ov, target 237)236
Match tied
player of the match
Zimbabwe INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
Grant Flower  b Ankola2848623058.33
Andy Waller  b Prasad613211046.15
Andy Flower run out (Dravid)717191041.18
Paul Strang c Kumble b Prasad47871054054.02
Alistair Campbell (c)c Jadeja b Srinath61701053187.14
Dave Houghton c Prasad b Kumble1316281081.25
Guy Whittall c & b Prasad916270056.25
Craig Evans  b Kumble40323123125.00
Heath Streak not out 47110057.14
Extras(lb 8, nb 4, w 9)21
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.72)236/8
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Andy Waller), 2-32 (Andy Flower), 3-51 (Grant Flower), 4-145 (Paul Strang), 5-172 (Alistair Campbell), 6-179 (Dave Houghton), 7-211 (Guy Whittall), 8-236 (Craig Evans)
Javagal Srinath1003413.40---32
Venkatesh Prasad1014934.90---01
Robin Singh723304.71---21
Salil Ankola813214.00---21
Anil Kumble1005825.80---01
Sachin Tendulkar502204.40---20
India INNINGS (target: 237 runs from 50 overs)
Sachin Tendulkar (c)c Campbell b Brandes6881075.00
Sourav Ganguly c GW Flower b Evans38791233048.10
Javagal Srinath  b Brandes810111080.00
Mohammad Azharuddin  b Brandes69150066.67
Rahul Dravid run out (Campbell)2343562053.49
Ajay Jadeja  b Brandes3258660055.17
Saba Karim c & b Strang3846371082.61
Robin Singh run out (Brandes)48315722154.84
Anil Kumble  b Brandes48190050.00
Salil Ankola run out (Streak)971600128.57
Venkatesh Prasad not out 11700100.00
Extras(b 3, lb 9, w 11)23
TOTAL(49.5 Ov, RR: 4.73)236
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Sachin Tendulkar), 2-22 (Javagal Srinath), 3-40 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 4-85 (Rahul Dravid), 5-110 (Sourav Ganguly), 6-166 (Saba Karim), 7-176 (Ajay Jadeja), 8-204 (Anil Kumble), 9-229 (Salil Ankola), 10-236 (Robin Singh)
Eddo Brandes9.514154.17---40
John Rennie301705.67---20
Guy Whittall702804.00---10
Heath Streak1005205.20---21
Craig Evans1004814.80---20
Paul Strang1003813.80---00
Boland Park, Paarl
TossZimbabwe, elected to bat first
SeriesStandard Bank International One-Day SeriesIndia tour of South Africa
Player Of The Match
Robin Singh
Robin Singh
Eddo Brandes
Eddo Brandes
Match numberODI no. 1169
Match days - daynight match (50-over match)
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Rudi Koertzen
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Wilf Diedricks
TV Umpire
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David Orchard
Match Referee
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Barry Jarman
PointsZimbabwe 1, India 1
  • The first ever ODI held in Paarl
  • EA Brandes 5/41, the 4th 5-wickets-in-a-match by a Zimbabwean (all within the past 12 months), and the 2nd for Brandes
  • The second ODI tie involving these 2 countries. Previous was in the 1993/94 Hero Cup at Indore
  • Zimbabwe yet to register an ODI win against India after 13 matches