result
9th Match, Benoni, Feb 9 1997, Standard Bank International One-Day Series
(39.2/50 ov)241/4
India won by 6 wickets (with 64 balls remaining)
player of the match
Zimbabwe INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Grant Flower c Jadeja b Joshi4069902057.97
Stuart Carlisle c †Mongia b Srinath318290016.67
Alistair Campbell (c) b Srinath861081602279.63
Guy Whittall c Dravid b Kumble2029331068.97
Andy Flower  b Joshi35344020102.94
Dave Houghton c Kumble b Joshi1990011.11
Craig Evans not out 1720261085.00
Paul Strang c Azharuddin b Kumble64400150.00
Heath Streak  b Srinath3470075.00
Eddo Brandes not out 88800100.00
Extras(b 3, lb 6, nb 2, w 10)21
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.80)240/8
Did not bat: John Rennie 
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Stuart Carlisle), 2-79 (Grant Flower), 3-128 (Guy Whittall), 4-191 (Andy Flower), 5-195 (Dave Houghton), 6-212 (Alistair Campbell), 7-219 (Paul Strang), 8-225 (Heath Streak)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Javagal Srinath1003533.50---61
Venkatesh Prasad1014504.50---11
Robin Singh503106.20---00
Anil Kumble1005325.30---20
Sunil Joshi1014034.00---10
Sachin Tendulkar301605.33---00
Sourav Ganguly201105.50---01
India INNINGS (target: 241 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Sourav Ganguly c Carlisle b Rennie1214141085.71
Sachin Tendulkar (c)c Campbell b Evans1049712181107.22
Mohammad Azharuddin  b Rennie28170025.00
Rahul Dravid  b Whittall1727540062.96
Ajay Jadeja not out 5666971184.85
Robin Singh not out 38296511131.03
Extras(lb 2, nb 4, w 6)12
TOTAL(39.2 Ov, RR: 6.12)241/4
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Sourav Ganguly), 2-34 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 3-119 (Rahul Dravid), 4-158 (Sachin Tendulkar)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Eddo Brandes5.205009.38---12
John Rennie903624.00---10
Heath Streak906206.89---22
Guy Whittall603616.00---11
Paul Strang503006.00---10
Craig Evans502515.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Willowmoore Park, Benoni
TossIndia, elected to field first
SeriesStandard Bank International One-Day SeriesIndia tour of South Africa
Season1996/97
Player Of The Match
Sachin Tendulkar
Sachin Tendulkar
Match numberODI no. 1175
Match days - day match (50-over match)
Umpires
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Danzel Becker
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Wilf Diedricks
TV Umpire
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Barry Lambson
Match Referee
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Barry Jarman
PointsIndia 2, Zimbabwe 0
MATCH NOTES
  • India's target in order to qualify for the final was 241 runs off 40.5 overs
  • EA Brandes had 18 runs taken off a single over in his first 4 over spell
  • HH Streak had 19 runs taken from his 9th over (the 37th of the innings), Jadeja taking 15, Singh 3 and 1 wide.