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India vs New Zealand Live Cricket Score, 5th ODI: New Zealand beat India by 87 runs

Matt Henry took four wickets on debut © Getty Images
Matt Henry took four wickets on debut © Getty Images

 

Jan 31, 2014

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Ross Taylor is the Man of the Match for his 102 in New Zealand’s innings. That is it from us, join us again for the Test series which starts on February 6 in Auckland.

 

 


 

 

Neesham will bowl the final over of the ODI series. He bowls Varun Aaron with a brilliant yorker. That is the end of the match and the series. New Zealand have won the match by a massive 87 runs. They have also won the series 4-0.
OUT! Aaron 0 (1)
Henry comes in. He bowls a bouncer and Bhuvneshwar top-edges a pull. The substitute fielder drops a relatively simple chance at wide mid-on. The New Zealand players are all smiles as the match is all but over. Henry bowls another short delivery and Bhuvneshwar top-edges it again. This time Ronchi takes the catch. Henry has four wickets on debut.
OUT! Bhuvneshwar 20 (25)
Mills to bowl his last over. Bhuvneshwar edges a wide delivery over point and gets two runs. Shami then clubs a length delivery over deep mid-wicket for a six.
Henry comes back into the attack. He first bowls a wide to Bhuvneshwar on the off side. He then bowls a full delivery and Bhuvneshwar drives that to long-on for a single. Henry again bowls a wide, this time to Shami, down the leg side. Shami then hits a full delivery in the air to long-on for a single. Bhuvneshwar gets a single towards mid-wicket. Shami then flicks one from the pads over square-leg and gets a single. Bhuvneshwar take a single on the last ball of the over towards third-man.
Mills bowls a slower full delivery and goes wide on the off side. Bhuvneshwar then hits a length delivery over mid-off for a four. Bhuvneshwar again hits a length delivery in the air over extra-cover, but only gets two runs this time.
Williamson comes in to bowl. Dhoni comes down the track and slices a lofted straight drive. Neesham takes the catch at long-off. That probably is all over for India now. Mohammed Shami is the new man in.
OUT! Dhoni 47 (72)
Mills comes in. Dhoni gets a thick inside edge and the ball goes to long-leg. The The batsmen take one run. Bhuvneshwar takes a single towards the covers. Mills then bowls a short delivery and Dhoni works it away for a single.
Williamson continues. Bhuvneshwar gets a single towards mid-wicket. Dhoni then nudges one behind square on the leg side for a single. Bhuvneshwar and Dhoni take another two singles to end the over.
Mills has been brought back into the attack. Jadeja charges down the ground and slashes through the covers for a four. Mills bowls one outside off-stump and Jadeja again charges down the ground and slices it in the air. Guptill takes the catch at deep cover. Bhuvneshwar is the new man in.
OUT! Jadeja 5 (6)
Williamson comes in. Dhoni takes a single down the ground. Ashwin then backs away to hit inside-out. But he gets bowled. Ravindra Jadeja is the new man in. He gets off the mark on the first ball with a single through covers. Dhoni then gets two runs through extra-cover.
OUT! Ashwin 7 (11)
McClenaghan bowls a short delivery and Dhoni pulls that for a four over mid-wicket. McClenaghan then bowls one outside off-stump and Dhoni pushes that for a single through extra-cover. Ashwin and Dhoni then take a single each to finish the over.
Williamson comes into the attack. Ashwin cuts the first delivery for a four through point. He then takes a single towards long-off. Dhoni then plays three dot deliveries and takes a quick single.
McClenaghan comes in and bowls a short delivery. Dhoni hooks that for a four towards fine-leg. McClenaghan then bowls a full delivery and Dhoni hits it in the air, but the ball falls just short of Brendon McCullum at short mid-wicket. McClenaghan then bowls another bouncer and Dhoni pulls that flat over the bowler. Brendon McCullum dives to stop the ball from going to the boundary. It is three runs. Ashiwn gets off the mark with a pull behind square on the leg side.
Nathan McCullum comes in and Kohli charges down the track and lofts the ball in the air. Substitute fielder takes the catch at long-on. That was a good innings, but he got out at the wrong time. Ravichandran Ashwin is the new man in. McCullum finishes his quota of overs with a wicket-maiden.
OUT! Kohli 82 (78)
The batting powerplay has been taken. McClenaghan comes in. He bowls a good length delivery and Kohli pushes it to mid-off for a single. McClenaghan bowls a high bouncer and that is called wide. He then bowls a slow bouncer and Dhoni pulls through mid-wicket and gets two runs.
Nathan McCullum bowls a straight delivery. Dhoni tries to sweep, but misses and the ball hits the pads. The bowler and wicketkeeper appeal loudly, but the umpire says not out. Replays show that the ball would have hit the top of off-stump. That was lucky. McCullum gives only two runs from the over.
McClenaghan comes into the attack. McClenaghan bowls a bouncer and Kohli pulls that for a big six over deep mid-wicket. McClenaghan bowls another short delivery and Kohli pulls that along the ground towards mid-wicket for a single. Dhoni then knocks an short delivery back down the pitch and takes a single.
Nathan McCullum comes from round the wicket. He bowls a full delivery outside off-stump and Dhoni hits it towards long-off for two runs. Dhoni gets a single on the leg side. Kohli and Dhoni then again get singles each to end the over.
Neesham comes in. He bowls a full delivery and Kohli hits it through extra-cover for a four. He then takes a single towards mid-wicket. Dhoni then gets a single towards square-leg. Neesham bowls a bouncer and Kohli pulls it through mid-wicket for a single.
Kohli comes down the pitch and uses his wrists to flick the ball for a four through mid-wicket. The next ball is single through extra-cover. Dhoni then gets a single behind square-leg. Kohli drives to long-on for a single.
Neesham comes into the attack. Dhoni gets a single off the first delivery. Kohli edges on but there are no slips and the ball goes to the boundary for a four. That is his 30th half-century in ODIs. The next ball, Kohli hits a six over long-on. He then gets a single behind point.
Nathan McCullum comes in to bowl. Kohli works one through square-leg for a single. Dhoni and Kohli again takes singles each before Dhoni pushes one to the mid-wicket region and gets a single.
Henry bowls a low full-toss and Dhoni hits it towards long-off for two runs. Henry then bowls a short and wide delivery and Dhoni cuts that for a four through cover-point.
Nathan McCullum continues. Dhoni and Kohli again take singles off the first two deliveries of the over. Dhoni then hits one towards mid-on for a single. McCullum is finishing his overs very fast and is not giving many runs away.
Henry comes in to bowl. Kohli takes a single off the first ball and gives strike to Dhoni. Henry bowls a short delivery and Dhoni pulls behind square on the leg side and takes a single. That is his 8,000th run in ODIs. Kohli and Dhoni get a couple of singles each to finish the over.
Nathan McCullum continues. He bowls on the stumps and Kohli leans forward and hits it towards long-on for a single. MS Dhoni is the new man in and he plays out five dot deliveries to end the over.
Henry has been brought back into the attack. He bowls a back of a length delivery and Rayudu gives himself room and guides it through third-man for a single. Henry then bowls a bouncer and Kohli pulls it behind square on the leg side for a single. Henry bowls a full delivery and Rayudu slices it to Kane Williamson at point. That was also a poor shot.
OUT! Rayudu 20 (40)
Nathan McCullum bowls a slightly short delivery on leg-stump and Rayudu flicks it to deep square-leg for a single. Kohli hits one through mid-wicket for a single. Rayudu then flicks another off his pads for a single through square-leg.
Neesham continues. He bowls a short delivery and Rayudu pulls towards mid-wicket for a single. Kohli comes down the track and hits a lofted straight drive for six over long-off. Kohli and Rayudu then get a single each in the over.
Nathan McCullum comes in and Kohli gets a single towards mid-wicket. He then bowls wide outside off-stump and Rayudu cuts that in-between third-man and point for a four. Rayudu then gets a single towards deep mid-wicket.
Neesham comes in. Kohli hits a straight delivery past mid-on for a four. Kohli then edges one to third-man for two runs. Kohli then plays late and guides a length delivery to the third-man region for a single. Rayudu comes down the track to a back of a length delivery, but misses it completely as the ball goes to Luke Ronchi behind the wickets.
Nathan McCullum comes into the attack. He bowls four dot deliveries to Rayudu. He then bowls one slightly outside off-stump and Rayudu drives that to long-off for a single. That is the 50-run mark for India. Kohli then gets a single towards square-leg.
James Neesham has been brought into the attack. He strays onto the pads and Kohli flicks it away for a four towards long-leg. He then bowls a full delivery and Kohli pushes it down the ground through mid-on for a four.
McClenaghan bowls short and wide outside off-stump and Rayudu cuts through third-man for a single. He then bowls a bouncer and Kohli hooks to square-leg for a single. McClenaghan then bowls a bouncer to Rayudu and he tries to play an upper cut, but he misses the ball.
Henry bowls an out-swinging full delivery wide on the off side and Rayudu reaches out to it and hits it through the covers for a four. Henry bowls a full delivery and Rayudu edges it to third-man for a single. That is also drinks.
McCleneghan continues. He bowls a bouncer and Kohli pulls well and keeps it down and takes a single towards mid-wicket. McCleneghan bowls a straight delivery and Rayudu flicks it towards mid-wicket for a single.
Henry bowls a straight delivery and Rahane goes for a hoick over the mid-wicket region but misses. The ball hits his pads and the New Zealand players appeal. The umpire raises his finger quickly. That was a poor shot from Rahane, especially when he is not scoring freely. Ambati Rayudu is the new man in. He gets off the mark with two runs towards deep mid-wicket.
OUT! Rahane 2 (10)
McCleneghan is back into the attack. He bowls one straight and Kohli pushes it to mid-wicket for a single. McCleneghan bowls one on leg-stump line and Rahane flicks it to mid-wicket for a single. McCleneghan bowls a full delivery and Kohli hits on the up to Martin Guptill at cover. The ball just bounces in front of him.
Henry bowls a wide delivery and Kohli throws his bat at it and gets two runs towards third-man. He then pulss one over wide mid-on and gets two more runs. The next ball is full and Kohli flicks it away to deep mid-wicket for another two runs.
Mills comes in. He bowls a back of a length delivery outside off-stump and Kohli pushes it to deep point for a single. Rahane then plays out four dot deliveries.
Henry continues. He bowls four dot deliveries to Dhawan. He then bowls a back of a length delivery and Dhawan edges it to Nathan McCullum at second slip. That is Henry’s first wicket in ODIs. Ajinkya Rahane is the next man in.
OUT! Dhawan 9 (28)
Mills continues. He bowls a short delivery and Dhawan opens the face of the bat and guides it to third-man. Mills bowls a straight delivery and Kohli hits it back. Mills tries to stop it and the ball goes towards mid-on. No run is taken, but Mills has probably hurt his finger on his right hand.
Debutant Matt Henry has been brought into the attack. His first delivery is a back of a length delivery and Kohli edges it on the ground to the slips. Henry then bowls a short delivery and Kohli pulls brilliantly for a four through mid-wicket. He is bowling around the 140 kmp mark.
Mills bowls one on the pads and Kohli flicks it away for three runs through mid-wicket. Thos are Kohli’s first runs in the match. The last ball is knocked down by Dhawan and is a dot delivery.
McCleneghan continues. He is bowling with two slips to Dhawan. He strays onto the pads and Dhawan flicks it away between mid-on and mid-wicket for a four. Dhawan then creams a full delivery, but it is straight to the extra-cover fielder.
Mills comes in. Rohit lofts a length delivery over mid-off for two runs. Mills then bowls a back of a length delivery and Rohit plays a loose shot and edges it to Ross Taylor at first slip. Virat Kohli is the new man in.
OUT! Rohit 4 (13)
McCleneghan bowls a back of a length delivery and Dhawan edges it to Nathan McCullum at second slip. He immediately gestures that he is not sure and the umpires refer to the third umpire. The replays show that the ball had just bounced in front of McCullum. McCleneghan then bowls a short and wide delivery and Dhawan plays an expansive cut shot. The ball just bounces in front of Mills at third-man.
Mills continues. He bowls five dot deliveries to Dhawan before the batsman gets a single towards covers. There was an overthrow as well.
Mitchell McCleneghan will bowl the second over. Dhawan gets off the mark with a single towards mid-on. Rohit too gets off the mark with a single towards third-man. Dhawan then turns one behind square on the leg side for a single.
Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan will open the batting for India. Kyle Mills will begin proceedings for New Zealand. He bowls a maiden first up to Rohit. There is some movement on offer for the seamers on the track.


Shami to bowl the last over of the innings. He bowls a full-toss and Neesham hits a six over mid-wicket. Shami then bowls a full-toss outside off-stump and Neesham hits it over the covers for a four. Shami then strays down the leg side and Neesham hits it over mid-wicket for a four. The last three deliveries only yield two runs. That is the end of the innings. New Zealand have posted a total of 303 for five.
Luke Ronchi is the new man in. Bhuvneshwar comes in. Ronchi hits two consecutive fours over the bowler. Bhuvneshwar then bowls a yorker and Ronchi pushes it away on the off side for a single. Neesham then hits one towards long-off and takes a single.
Shami comes in. Taylor works one off the pads to the leg side and takes a single. Shami bowls one straight and Neesham slogs one over deep mid-wicket for a six. Neesham then takes a single. Taylor then pulls a short delivery for a four towards deep mid-wicket. That is his 10th ODI century.. A very good inning from Taylor. Back-to-back centuries from him as well. The next ball he hits it high in the air and Shikhar Dhawan takes a very good catch at deep mid-wicket.
OUT! Taylor 102 (106)
Aaron to bowl his 10th and final over. Taylor pushes one towards long-off and gets one run. Aaron bowls a full-toss and Neesham gets an inside edge onto the pads and takes a single as the ball goes behind the stumps. Aaron then bowls a full delivery and Taylor knocks it down towards long-on for a single. Aaron then bowls wide outside off-stump and Neesham gets a thick inside-edge and the ball goes towards fine-leg. The batsmen run two. The last ball goes for a leg-bye.
Shami comes in and bowls a yorker and Taylor hits it back to the bowler. Shami bowls another full delivery and Taylor pushes it towards long-on for a single. Shami then bowls a straight delivery and Neesham hits it straight back past him for a single. Shami bowls another yorker and Taylor gets two runs towards long-on. Shami then bowls outside off-stump and Taylor hits it towards cover and takes a single.
Aaron comes back into the attack. Taylor knocks one towards long-on and takes a single. Aaron bowls one short and Neesham pulls towards deep square-leg for a single. Aaron bowls one straight and Taylor pushes it towards mid-wicket for a single. Aaron bowls another short delivery and Neesham pulls it over wide mid-on for a four.
Kohli continues. Taylor slog-sweeps the first ball for a big six over deep square-leg. Kohli then bowls a low full-toss and Taylor weeps it for a four in the same region. He then gets a single towards covers. McCullum then gets two runs through extra-cover. McCullum then comes down the ground and hits one straight to Rahane at extra-cover. James Neesham is the new man in.
OUT! B McCullum 23 (18)
Jadeja bowls one straight and McCullum hits that over the top for a four through deep mid-wicket. McCullum then knocks one on the off side and takes off for a run. He stumbles quite a few times and is short of his crease but the throw misses the stumps. McCullum then hits one in the air and Shami drops the catch at long-on.
Kohli comes back into the attack. Taylor gets a single before McCullum also takes one. Taylor then drives through the covers for a single. McCullum knocks one on the off side and gets another single.
Jadeja has been brought into the attack. McCullum drops the ball on the leg side and takes a quick single. Taylor cuts one towards short third-man and gets a single. McCullum works one away towards deep mid-wicket and takes a single. Taylor then knocks one down the ground and gets one run.
Aaron bowls one slightly short and McCullum pulls brilliantly over deep backward square-leg for a massive six. He then takes a quick single placing the ball towards short point. Taylor the takes a single towards mid-off. Aaron bowls a swinging full and fast delivery at 149 kmph outside off-stump and the McCullum misses.
Shami bowls on the pads and Taylor works it away for a four towards fine-leg. He then edges one to third-man for two runs.Taylor the pushes one towards point and takes a quick single. McCullum then takes a single knocking one towards short-fine-leg.
Aaron comes into the attack. He bowls a full and wide delivery and Williamson hits it in the air to Rahane at backward-point. That is a very good catch from Rahane. Williamson misses out on a well-deserved century. Brendon McCullum is the new man in. He gets off the mark first ball as he knocks one towards square-leg. Aaron bowls one wide and Taylor cuts it towards third-man.
OUT! Williamson 88 (91)
Bhuvneshwar has been brought back. The ball stops on Taylor and he almost gifts a catch to the bowler. the ball just falls short. Bhuvneshwar then bowls a wide down the leg side. He then bowls one short and Taylor pulls that over mid-wicket for a four. He then strays down the leg side and Taylor works it away to deep square-leg for a single. Bhuvneshwar bowls a bouncer and Williamson plays a late upper-cut for a four behind the wicketkeeper. The 150-run partnership also comes in the over.
The batting powerplay has been taken. Shami has been brought into the attack. He bowls straight and Williamson hits it back to the bowler. The ball takes a deflection off Shami and goes towards mid-wicket and the batsmen take a run. Taylor then knocks one towards long-on and takes a single. Shami bowls a slower full delivery outside off-stump and Williamson hits through the line over the top and gets a six.
Jadeja comes in. Williamson comes down the track and hits an inside-out shot for a four through extra-cover.Williamson then gets two runs towards long-off. Williamson then takes a single in the same region.
Kohli bowls a short delivery and Williamson pulls it away for a four in front of square-leg. Both Williamson and Taylor get singles off consecutive deliveries. Williamson then gets another single off the over.
Jadeja continues and Dhoni has kept a leg-slip. Taylor plays a late cut and gets two runs. There is an appeal for LBW, but the ball hits Taylor’s pads well down the leg side.
Kohli bowls and Taylor pushes one towards point and gets a single. Williamson then plays the cover drive and gets a single. Taylor then knocks one towards long-on for a single.
Jadeja comes in and Taylor hits one down the ground for a single. That is his half-century and the 100-run partnership between the duo. Williamson then sweeps one for a four towards fine-leg. He then sweeps again and gets a four towards deep square-leg.
Kohli bowls an in-swinger and Williamson pushes it past mid-on for a single and gets his half-century. That is his fifth consecutive fifty of the series. Taylor and Williamson then get singles each.
Jadeja bowls one slightly outside off-stump and Williamson gives himself room and cuts it through point for a four. Williamson then pushes one down the ground for a single.
Kohli continues. Taylor takes a quick single. Williamson then plays one with soft hands towards short third-man and gets a quick single as well. Taylor then pushes one towards deep cover for a single. Williamson then whips one away to square-leg for for two runs.
Jadeja continues. He bowls on the pads and Williamson pushes it away for a single towards square-leg. Taylor then nudges one behind on the leg side for three runs.
Virat Kohli has been brought into the attack. The first ball is a loose full-toss to Williamson. He then bowls outside off-stump and Williamson cuts for a single towards point.
Jadeja comes in. He bowls one outside off-stump, but Taylor reaches out and paddle sweeps the delivery behind square on the leg side for two runs. Taylor the flicks one towards fine-leg and gets three runs. Williamson then pushes one down the ground for a single.
Williamson pushes one towards deep extra-cover and gets two runs. There some sloppy work in the deep as well that allowed the extra run. Williamson comes down the ground and plays an inside-out shot over extra-cover for a four. Williamson then chips one down the ground for two runs. He then pushes one through mid-wicket for a single.
Ravindra Jadeja comes into the attack and bowls from round the wicket. Williamson and Taylor take singles off the first two deliveries. Williamson then gets another single towards long-on.
Ashwin bowls from round the wicket and Taylor pushes one past him for a single. Williamson then uses his feet and pushes the ball through square-leg for a single. Taylor then gets a quick single through covers. Williamson then pushes one towards long-on for a single. Ashwon drags one short and wide and Taylor cuts that away for a four backward-point.
Aaron bowls a back of a length delivery and Taylor goes for the cut and edges it for a four towards third-man. Aaron then bowls a loose delivery well wide outside off-stump. Taylor cuts it over backward point for a four. That brings the 50-run partnership between the duo. Aaron then bowls another short and wide delivery, but Taylor only gets a single through third-man.
Ashwon comes in and Williamson comes down the track and lofts one over mid-wicket for two runs. He then takes a single on the leg side. Taylor then pushes one towards square-leg and takes a single. Williamson then gets a single behind square on the leg side.
Aaron continues. He bowls a back of a length delivery and Taylor pushes it to square-leg and takes a single. Williamson then pushes one through extra-cover for a single. Aaron then bowls a good short delivery and Taylor just knocks it down.
Ashwin bowls on the pads and Williamson plays it away through mid-wicket for two runs. Ashwin comes from round the wicket. Williamson then lofts one over wide mid-on for another two runs. He then comes down the track and lofts Ashwin for a four towards long-on.
Aaron bowls one a little too full and Taylor hits it through extra-cover for another four. Aaron is bowling quickly, but is also a little wayward.
Ashwin comes in and Williamson takes a single between mid-wicket and mid-on. Taylor then takes a single in the same region. Williamson opens the face of the bat and takes a single through point. Taylor takes a single through mid-on. Williamson then takes another single to end the over.
Aaron bowls a wide delivery and Taylor hits it through the covers for a four. Then he bowls a wide down the leg side. Aaron bowls a full delivery and Taylor pushes it straight down the ground and takes three runs. Aaron then bowls another wide delivery and Taylor hits another four through extra-cover.
Ravichandran Ashwin has been brought into the attack. Williamson takes a single towards square-leg. Taylor gets off the mark with a single towards third-man.
Aaron bowls a short and wide delivery and Guptill hits it through extra-cover for two runs. Aaron then bowls straight and the ball might have just held back. Guptill hit it in the air and Shami at mid-on takes the catch. Aaron then hits the pads of new man Ross Taylor and appeals. The umpire says not out as there was inside edge.
OUT! Guptill 16 (35)
Bhuvneshwar bowls a brilliant out-swinger that leaves Guptill. Bhuvneshwar then bowls one straight and Guptill hits a lofted straight drive for a four. He then takes a quick single towards mid-wicket. Bhuvneshwar bowls a bouncer and it is one for the over. He then bowls it again and it is called a wide.
Aaron has been brought into the attack. He bowls one delivery that starts on a leg-stump line. The ball moves away and pitches on the middle-stump line and Williamson has to defend at it. Aaron bowls one short and Williamson pulls it away for two runs towards fine-leg.
Bhuvneshwar digs one in short and Guptill pulls off the front-foot straight to Varun Aaron at mid-wicket. The ball is dropping, but Aaron fails to grab at it. MS Dhoni is not happy.
Shami bowls on the pads and Guptill works it away to long-leg for two runs. Guptill then gets a single towards square-leg. Williamson gets off the mark with a quick single towards mid-wicket. Shami bowls one wide outside off-stump and Guptill hits it for a four through the covers.
Bhuvneshwar bowls an out-swinger and Guptill pushes it with soft hands towards extra-cover and takes a single. Ryder then slogs one over wide mid-on for two runs. Bhuvneshwar then bowls another away going delivery and Ryder edges it to Ajinkya Rahane at gully. He took a very good catch diving to his right. He in fact juggled at it once before taking the catch.
OUT! Ryder 17 (26)
Shami bowls one outside off-stump and Ryder leaves it alone. Shami is bowling at good speeds as well. Shami bowls another maiden over, this time to Ryder.
Bhuvneshwar bowls a good length delivery on around middle-stump. Ryder goes down on one knee and slogs it over deep square-leg for a six. Bhuvneshwar comes from round the wicket and bowls outside off-stump. Ryder takes a single through the covers.
Shami bowls one very short and wide down the leg side to Ryder. The ball is called a wide. He again bowls a wide down the leg side. Ryder tries to flick it away, but misses and the umpire calls it as a wide. Shami then bowls a wide delivery outside off-stump. Ryder goes for the drive and gets a thick edge. The ball flies through the gap between gully and point for a single.
Bhuvneshwar bowls a full delivery and Ryder plays it to mid-on and takes two runs. Bhuvneshwar then bowls outside off-stump and Ryder punches it towards point for another two runs.
Guptill is unable to get Shami away. The bowler is bowling at a fair clip. He is reaching speeds of 140 kmph on a regular basis. Shami bowls a back of a length delivery and there is a bit of confusion as the batsmen hesitate on a run. Guptill had knocked it to covers, but decides not to go for it.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar will share the new ball with Shami. He bowls one on the pads and Ryder flicks it away towards fine-leg for a single. That is the first run for New Zealand. Bhuvneshwar then bowls a brilliant out-swinger to Gupptill and beats his bat. Guptill eventually gets off the mark with a single towards third-man.
Martin Guptill and Jesse Ryder walk out to bat for New Zealand. Mohammed Shami will begin proceedings for India. Shami bowls a maiden first up to Guptill .

 


India captain MS Dhoni has won the toss and elected to field first against New Zealand in the fifth and final ODI in Wellington. This is the fifth time Dhoni has won the toss in the series.   There is only one change for India in their starting XI. Shikhar Dhawan replaces Stuart Binny. New Zealand make two changes from the team that won the fourth ODI.   Mitchell McCleneghan comes in for Hamish Bennett. New Zealand also hand an ODI debut to fast bowler Matt Henry, who replaces Tim Southee.   Teams:   New Zealand: Jesse Ryder, Martin Guptill, Kane Williamson, Ross Taylor, Brendon McCullum (c), Nathan McCullum, Luke Ronchi (wk), Kyle Mills, James Neesham, Matt Henry, Mitchell McCleneghan.   India: Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, MS Dhoni (c & wk), Ambati Rayudu, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Mohammed Shami, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Varun Aaron.


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