RESULT
5th ODI, Rajkot, December 14, 2000, Zimbabwe tour of India
301/6
(47.4/50 ov, T:302) 262

India won by 39 runs

Player Of The Match
67* (25) & 3/26
ajit-agarkar
Player Of The Series
264 runs • 5 wkts
sourav-ganguly
14 Dec 2000: Zimbabwe in India 2000/01, 5th ODl, India v Zimbabwe, Municipal Stadium, Rajkot
A jubiliant Indian crowd at RajkotESPNcricinfo Ltd
14 Dec 2000: Zimbabwe in India 2000/01, 5th ODl, India v Zimbabwe, Municipal Stadium, Rajkot
A section of the crowd at RajkotESPNcricinfo Ltd
14 Dec 2000: Zimbabwe in India 2000/01, 5th ODl, India v Zimbabwe, Municipal Stadium, Rajkot
RS Sodhi drives the ball savagely past the bowlerESPNcricinfo Ltd
14 Dec 2000: Zimbabwe in India 2000/01, 5th ODl, India v Zimbabwe, Municipal Stadium, Rajkot
Agarkar gets through the defences of Murphy to signal an Indian winESPNcricinfo Ltd
Ajit Agarkar (2nd L) is hugged by a teammate after the final match of the one-day international, 14 December 2000 at the Municipal cricket ground in Rajkot. Agarkar was declared the 'Man of the Match' for having scored 67 runs off 25 balls that helped India win the match and the series.
Agarkar being hugged by teammates after helping India winSebastian D'Souza/AFP
Indian bowler, Ajit Agarkar (L) jubilates after sending the bails flying off Zimbabwe batsman Brian Murphy's (R) stumps in the final match of the one-day international, 14 December 2000 at the Municipal cricket ground in Rajkot. Agarkar was declared 'Man of the Match' for having scored 67 runs off 25 balls that helped India win the match and the series.
Ajit Agarkar celebrates the fall of Brian MurphySebastian D'Souza/AFP
Ajit Agarkar (L) lifts a delivery off Zimbabwe captain Heath Streak for a six, 14 December 2000 at the final one-day series
Hero of the day Agarkar lofts Heath Streak for a sixSebastian D'Souza/AFP
Acting captain of the Indian side Rahul Dravid practices batting at the nets 13 December 2000 ahead of the final one-day International against Zimbabwe at the Municipal cricket ground at Rajkot. India has an insurmountable 3-1 lead against Zimbabwe ahead of the 14 December Test.
Rahul Dravid at the netsSebastian D'Souza/AFP
14 Dec 2000: Zimbabwe in India 2000/01, 5th ODl, India v Zimbabwe, Municipal Stadium, Rajkot
Ganguly and his deputy Dravid watching the proceedings from the balconyESPNcricinfo Ltd
14 Dec 2000: Zimbabwe in India 2000/01, 5th ODl, India v Zimbabwe, Municipal Stadium, Rajkot
Ganguly receives the Pepsi CupESPNcricinfo Ltd
14 Dec 2000: Zimbabwe in India 2000/01, 5th ODl, India v Zimbabwe, Municipal Stadium, Rajkot
Trevor Madondo drives the ball on the up as Dahiya watchesESPNcricinfo Ltd
14 Dec 2000: Zimbabwe in India 2000/01, 5th ODl, India v Zimbabwe, Municipal Stadium, Rajkot
Ajit Agarkar swings the ball over mid wicketESPNcricinfo Ltd
Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly shows the winner's trophy after India won the final match and the series against Zimbabwe, 14 December 2000 at the Municipal ground in Rajkot. Ganguly was banned from the match for on-field behavior in the last match.
Ganguly displays the Pepsi CupSebastian D'Souza/AFP
Indian star batsman Sachin Tendulkar (R) is clean bowled by a jubilant Mluleki Nkala (C) after he had Tendulkar
Nkala is over joyed as he bowls TendulkarSebastian D'Souza/AFP
Zimbabwe cricket team skipper Heath Streak (R) plays football with team member Guy Whittall (L) during practice 13 December 2000, ahead of the final one-day International cricket match against India at the Municipal cricket stadium at Rajkot. India leads with an insurmountable 3-1 ahead of the 14 December final Test. Man at center is unidentified.
Zimbabweans Streak and Whittall play a different ball game- footballSebastian D'Souza/AFP
Suspended Indian cricket captain Sourav Ganguly (R) shows vice-captain Rahul Dravid (L) his bat in Rajkot, 13 December 2000. Dravid is taking over as captain of the Indian side for the final one-day international at the Municipal cricket ground at Rajkot. Ganguly has been suspended for one match as he breached the ICC code of conduct on three counts during play in Kanpur.
Stand in skipper Dravid has a look at Ganguly's batSebastian D'Souza/AFP
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