India complete Zimbabwe whitewash

Bulawayo (Zimbabwe), Aug 3 (IANS) India completed a five-nil whitewash of Zimbabwe with a seven-wicket win in the final ODI at the Queens Sports Club here Friday.

India once again put the hosts into bat and bowled them out for 163 in 39.5 overs with leg-spinner Amit Mishra returning with career best figures of six for 48.

In reply, India coasted to 167 for three in 34 overs. Shikhar Dhawan (41), Ajinkya Rahane (50) and Ravindra Jadeja (48 not out) all made major contributions in the win.

Brief Scores:

Zimbabwe: 163 all out in 39.5 overs (Sean Williams 51, Hamilton Masakadza 32; Amit Mishra 6-48, Jaydev Undakat 1-8).

India: 167/3 in 34 overs (Ajinkya Rahane 50, Ravindra Jadeja 48 not out; Kyle Jarvis 2-18, Malcolm Waller 1-18)

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