14:15 update And that's it. The game has been officially called off. The dead-rubber has been abandoned without a ball being bowled. So West Indies win the series 3-1. They now travel to South Africa for a Test and one-day series. Join us for that.
13:20 update It's still raining and the umpires are planning an inspection at 14:15 local time (12:15 GMT). Stay tuned for more then. Looks like a damp end to the series.
12:00 update Rain coming down heavily now. Chances of a start get bleaker and bleaker.
10:30am update: Still no good news from Bulawayo. It's drizzling and one presumes there will be an update only when the rain stops. Two groundsmen on the field with waterproof jackets.
Update It's raining in Bulawayo and the covers are back on. The toss hasn't happened yet so it seems that the start will be delayed. it's raining heavier now. Looks like a long wait.
Hello and welcome to the fifth and final ODI between West Indies and Zimbabwe in Bulawayo. It's a gloomy morning and overnight rain has threatened the start of the game. The covers are off, though, and the Zimbabwe team are warming up. Will give you more updates as and when we get news.
Team news Two changes for Zimbabwe. Gary Brent and Elton Chigumbura out. Chris Mpofu and Tawanda Mupariwa are in.