January 13, 2009 January 13, 2009

New Zealand v West Indies, 5th ODI, Napier

New Zealand 211 for 5 (Taylor 48*, Guptill 43, Powell 3-66) beat West Indies 293 for 9 (Gayle 135, Chanderpaul 94, Gillespie 4-58, Mills 3-57) by nine runs (D/L method)
Scorecard and ball-by-ball details

Match package
Bulletin - New Zealand clinch series despite Gayle's 135
Quotes - 'We were the better side' - Vettori
Gallery - Gayle blitz in vain as rain and NZ win the day

Preview package
Preview - Weather threatens to disrupt final fling
Tony Cozier - Last chance for lesser lights to shine
News - Ryder returns for series decider