Putting up another clinical show, Indian cricket team completely decimated West Indies in the fifth and final one-day international to register an emphatic nine-wicket victory, today, in Thiruvanthapuram. With this win, the hosts have clinched the five-match ODI series 3-1.
It was the victory set up by the Indian bowlers with Ravindra Jadeja leading the pack as he finished with an impressive four-for. He was also supported by the rest of the cast who chipped in with the wickets at regular intervals.
Left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja took four wickets to help India bundle out the West Indies for 104 in just 31.5 overs.Pacers Khaleel Ahmed and Jasprit Bumrah chipped in with two wickets each.
The hosts wrapped up Windies for a small total of 104 in 31.5 overs before making a mockery run chase. After losing opener Shikhar Dhawa early, vice-captain Rohit Sharma (63*) and skipper Virat Kohli (33*) made sure that the men in blue romp to an easy win with no more wickets to fall.
Earlier, India had won the first and fourth ODIs comfortably. The second match ended in an exciting draw while the visitors outplayed India in the third ODI to claim their first and only victory of the tour.