India won the series against New Zealand

Rohit Sharma,Virat Kohli and Amit Mishra given the super diwali gift to the Indians.A well directed epic won against New Zealand in the 5th ODI,in a margin of 190 runs and steal the series in 3-2.

Batting first, India scored 269 for six on a surface where scoring was difficult as Rohit Sharma (70) and Virat Kohli (65) hit half-centuries.In reply, New Zealand were settled out for a paltry 79 in only 23.1 overs. There were five New Zealand batsman who failed to open their account during their dismal last day on Indian soil.

Mishra taken 5 wickets helps India to setttle down NZ in to a very lowest score of 79.

thequint%2f2016-10%2fa02b7c77-4f7a-4551-955e-214cc3e9b90c%2fguptill-45After failure in the first four games, Rohit was in his element

india-vs-new-zealand-5th-odi-live-streaming-626x380hitting 70 off 65 balls while Kohli had to fight for his runs on a track that got slower with every over, managing 65 off 76 balls.

thequint%2f2016-10%2fb3438fbe-78f8-4ae1-b9e9-8e1b306b40eb%2f3071ae0b-6779-45cf-b2df-8cf318d447f5Kohli, who finished on top of the run charts in the five match series with 358 runs from five matches at an average of 119.33.The Indian vice-captain was involved in two crucial 50-plus partnerships, first with Sharma and then with skipper MS Dhoni (41) but they lost three wickets for 30 runs with score of 220 for 5.Kedar Jadhav playing a cameo of 39 from 37 balls.He along with Axar Patel (24 from 18 balls) put together 46 from 39 to ensure that they get past 250.

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