result
Final (D/N), Durban, Feb 13 1997, Standard Bank International One-Day Series
(39.2/40 ov, target 251)234
South Africa won by 17 runs (revised target)
player of the match
South Africa INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Hudson c †Karim b Srinath1933523057.57
Gary Kirsten c Dravid b Singh51691205073.91
Jacques Kallis lbw b Singh4958704084.48
Daryll Cullinan  b Kumble60518241117.64
Jonty Rhodes  b Tendulkar4145513091.11
Hansie Cronje (c) b Prasad1014140071.42
Shaun Pollock lbw b Prasad012000.00
Lance Klusener  b Kumble1623242069.56
David Richardson not out 15132101115.38
Rudi Bryson not out 22400100.00
Extras(lb 8, nb 4, w 3)15
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.56)278/8
Did not bat: Allan Donald 
Fall of wickets: 1-44 (Andrew Hudson), 2-130 (Gary Kirsten), 3-130 (Jacques Kallis), 4-221 (Jonty Rhodes), 5-242 (Hansie Cronje), 6-242 (Shaun Pollock), 7-244 (Daryll Cullinan), 8-266 (Lance Klusener)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Javagal Srinath1005015.00---12
Venkatesh Prasad1014324.30---11
Anil Kumble1004524.50---00
Salil Ankola705007.14---03
Robin Singh1006326.30---11
Sachin Tendulkar301916.33---00
India INNINGS (target: 251 runs from 40 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Sourav Ganguly c Donald b Pollock510110050.00
Sachin Tendulkar (c)c Bryson b Cronje45334871136.36
Rahul Dravid c Kirsten b Klusener84941405189.36
Mohammad Azharuddin c Rhodes b Pollock45446220102.27
Ajay Jadeja c Hudson b Klusener1819271194.73
Robin Singh run out (Cronje)1517301088.23
Saba Karim  b Donald310190030.00
Javagal Srinath c Cullinan b Donald13150033.33
Salil Ankola  b Donald011000.00
Anil Kumble run out (Klusener)65410120.00
Venkatesh Prasad not out 2350066.66
Extras(b 1, lb 4, nb 3, w 2)10
TOTAL(39.2 Ov, RR: 5.94)234
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Sourav Ganguly), 2-84 (Sachin Tendulkar), 3-165 (Mohammad Azharuddin), 4-198 (Ajay Jadeja), 5-210 (Rahul Dravid), 6-224 (Robin Singh), 7-224 (Saba Karim), 8-224 (Salil Ankola), 9-230 (Anil Kumble), 10-234 (Javagal Srinath)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock603926.50---21
Rudi Bryson704706.71---00
Allan Donald7.204836.54---01
Hansie Cronje803514.37---00
Lance Klusener804225.25---01
Jacques Kallis301806.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Kingsmead, Durban
TossSouth Africa, elected to bat first
SeriesStandard Bank International One-Day SeriesIndia tour of South Africa
Season1996/97
Player Of The Match
Rahul Dravid
Rahul Dravid
Player Of The Series
Hansie Cronje
Hansie Cronje
Series resultSouth Africa won the 1996/97 Standard Bank International One-Day Series
Match numberODI no. 1177
Match daysdaynight(50-over match)
Umpires
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Cyril Mitchley
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Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
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David Orchard
Match Referee
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Barry Jarman
MATCH NOTES
  • Srinath missed a caught and bowled chance from Hudson in the 7th over (Hudson on 7*)
  • Kallis was caught off a no-ball from Ankola on 13.
  • Cullinan dropped by Tendulkar off Ankola on 21.
  • Rain between innings resulted in India being set a target of 251 in 40 overs