India successfully won against Windies by a massive 224 runs in the fourth One-day international (ODI) at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai on Monday. With this win India took an unassailable 2-1 lead in the five-match series.
India registered their third biggest win in ODIs in terms of runs. It was a brilliant all-round show by the hosts as Rohit Sharma (162) and Ambati Rayudu (100) slammed centuries to power India to a mammoth 377/5 in 50 overs.
Windies kept losing wickets at regular intervals. Khaleel Ahmed impressed with his swing bowling to finish the match with figures of three for 13 in five overs.
Khaleel, Kuldeep Yadav ended the match with figures of 3/42, with Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Ravindra Jadeja picking up one wicket apiece. For the tourists, captain Jason Holder fought a lone battle, remaining unbeaten on 54 off 70 balls.
In 378-run chase, the Windies lost three wickets inside six overs. While Chandrapaul Hemraj gave a sitter to Rayadu off Bhuvaneshwar Kumar, Shai Hope was run out courtesy a stunning direct hit by Kuldeep from mid-on.
The 20-year-old Khaleel was on fire as he picked up two more wickets in quick succession. He first cleaned up Rovman Powell (1) and then accounted for Samuels, who edged one to Rohit in the first slip.
Rohit Sharma was adjudged man of the match.