|Toss||South Africa, elected to bat first|
|Series||Standard Bank International One-Day SeriesIndia tour of South Africa|
|Player Of The Match|
|Player Of The Series|
|Series result||South Africa won the 1996/97 Standard Bank International One-Day Series|
|Match number||ODI no. 1177|
|Match days||daynight (50-over match)|
- 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