1998 Coca-Cola Triangular Series

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1998 Coca Cola Triangular Series
Date 14–31 May 1998
Location India
Result Won by Flag of India.svg India
Player of the series Steve Tikolo
Teams
Flag of India.svg India Flag of Bangladesh.svg Bangladesh Flag of Kenya.svg Kenya
Captains
Mohammad Azharuddin Akram Khan Aasif Karim
Most runs
Ajay Jadeja (189) Aminul Islam (114) Ravi Shah (213)
Most wickets
Venkatesh Prasad (8)
Ajit Agarkar (8)
Khaled Mahmud (7)
Mohammad Rafique (7)
Steve Tikolo (6)

The Coca Cola Triangular Series was the name of the One Day International cricket tournament in India held in 1998.[1] It was a tri-nation series between Kenya, India and Bangladesh.

India and Kenya reached the finals through a round robin league format. India beat Kenya in the Finals to clinch the trophy.

Squads[edit]

India[edit]

Bangladesh[edit]

Kenya[edit]

Group stage points table[edit]

India and Kenya advanced to the Finals on the basis of points.

Team P W L T NR NRR Points[2]
 India 4 3 1 0 0 +0.265 6
 Kenya 4 2 2 0 0 +0.362 4
 Bangladesh 4 1 3 0 0 −0.662 2

Match results[edit]

1st match[edit]

2nd match[edit]

3rd match[edit]

4th match[edit]

5th match[edit]

6th match[edit]

Kenya 
265/5 (50 overs)
v
 India
196 (47.1 overs)
Maurice Odumbe 83 (91)
Anil Kumble 2/27 (8 overs)
Rahul Dravid 33 (53)
Maurice Odumbe 3/14 (4.1 overs)
Kenya won by 69 runs
Roop Singh Stadium, Gwalior
Umpires: Subrata Banerjee & Rajan Seth
Player of the match: Maurice Odumbe (Kenya)

Final[edit]

Kenya 
196 (46.3 overs)
v
 India
197/1 (35 overs)
Hitesh Modi 71 (93)
Venkatesh Prasad 4/23 (10 overs)
Sachin Tendulkar 100 (103)
Joseph Angara 1/37 (6 overs)
India won by 9 wickets (with 90 balls remaining)
Eden Gardens, Calcutta
Umpires: AV Jayaprakash & K Parthasarathy
Player of the match: Sachin Tendulkar (India)
  • Kenya won the toss and elected to bat

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