Jadeja spins India to series win over listless West Indies

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Left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja led India's brilliant bowling performance in a lopsided nine-wicket win against West Indies to wrap up a 3-1 series victory in the final one-day worldwide.

India vs West Indies 5th ODI Live Cricket Streaming: India take on West Indies at the Greenfield International Stadium.

'Credit to the bowling unit, we wanted to bowl first anyway. Kohli too was solid at the other end and his innings comprised six fours. BCCI had also declared the inclusion of Jasprit Bumrah and Bhuvneshwar Kumar for the final three ODIs against West Indies.

India's chase didn't begin well as Shikhar Dhawan chopped one on to the stumps against Oshane Thomas on 6 in the second over.

The experienced Marlon Samuels, from whom a lot was expected, led a brief revival, hitting some crisp boundaries and the only six of the innings.

India's ODI dominance started in South Africa as Kohli and boys shrugged off the disappointment of the Test series.

Windies Skipper Jason Holder confirmed at the Toss, that Nurse has been ruled out of the entire Tour.

After winning the toss, Windies skipper Jason holder chose to bat first and soon his decision backfired as the home team bundled the visitor for 104 runs.

The two sides now head to Kolkata for the first of three Twenty20 Internationals on Sunday.

UMPIRES: C. Shamshuddin (India) and P. Wilson (Australia).

MAN-OF-THE-SERIES: Virat Kohli. It was his second four-wicket haul in eight matches since his comeback to the ODI team during the Asia Cup in September. Having already inside-edged once while driving away from his body, Samuels fell in Jadeja's second over, reaching out once again, this time only managing to pop a catch to extra-cover as the ball stopped on him.

FOURTH MATCH: Mumbai, India won by 224 runs.