India has won the last and fifth ODI against New Zealand.
The last match held at Willington city, the Indian team won the toss and chose to bat first. Like the last match, the Indian team lost important wickets in the start. Dhoni was disappointed as he lost his wicket in 1 run. At the time, the score was 18 runs with 4 wickets.
Thereafter, Rayudu and Vijay Shankar recovered the collapsed team. Vijay Shankar played well and end his innings with 45 runs. Following him, Kedar Jadhav makes a good companion for Rayudu. Rayudu took 90 runs for the team who gets out the team from trouble. Following him, Jadhav made a tune of 34 runs. Finally, Hardik Pandya was impressed by the Sixers. Pandya took 45 runs off 22 balls. The Indian team lose all wickets in 49.5 overs with 252 runs.
New Zealand team played with a target of 253 runs. In the start, they fumbled by losing 3 wickets for 38 runs. Captain Williamson and Lathams rescued the team from the collapse. Williams scored 39 and Latham scored 37.
New Zealand lost 6 wickets for 135 runs. So, the Indian team was expected to win easily. However, Neesham has played a stunning role. The Indian team's victory was postponed. He threatened the Indian team with his 2 sixes and 4 boundaries. Amazingly, Dhoni runout him.
Following that, the victory for the Indian team is confirmed. The New Zealand team dismissed for 217 runs. The Indian team won by 35 runs and win the series by 4-1. On the Indian side, Sahal took 3 wickets, Samy and Pandya took 2 wickets each. Rayudu who score 90 runs was chosen as man of the match.