India crush New Zealand, sweep series 5-0

An all-round show helped India beat New Zealand by eight wickets in the final ODI in Chennai to sweep the series.

updated: December 10, 2010 13:28 IST
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New Zealand were at the receiving end of another humiliation as a hapless batting performance sealed and their lowest score against India sealed a 0-5 whitewash, their first in a five-match series since 1984-85. On a dry pitch susceptible to the influence of the overcast weather, New Zealand were keen to make the most of initially favourable batting conditions, but their edginess against pace at the start of the innings, and capitulation to spin later on, ensured their misery in ODIs continued.

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