Virat Kohli smashed his 43rd ODI century as India defeated West Indies
04:23 AM, August 15, 2019 / LAST MODIFIED: 11:46 AM, August 15, 2019

Kohli ton leads India to victory over Windies

Captain Virat Kohli smashed his 43rd ODI century as India defeated West Indies by six wickets in the third and final match of a three-game series on Wednesday.

Kohli finished unbeaten on 114 with 14 boundaries with Shreyas Iyer making 65 as India reached their target of 256-4.

Earlier Chris Gayle, in what is likely to be his last one-day international, smashed 72 off just 41 balls with five sixes and eight fours.

India won the the series 2-0 with one game rained off as a no-result.

Brief scores (match reduced to 35 overs-per-side):

West Indies 240-7 (C. Gayle 72, E. Lewis 43; K. Ahmed 3-68) v India 256-4 off 32.3 overs - revised target 255 (V. Kohli 114 n.o., S. Iyer 65)

Result: India won by six wickets on DLS method

Series: India 2-0

Toss: West Indies

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