Narine takes 5 as Windies secure series

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Updated: July 17, 2012

Spinner Sunil Narine claimed 5-27 on Monday to bowl the West Indies to a tense 20-run victory over New Zealand in the fifth and final one-day international at Warner Park.

Narine’s career-best haul helped the hosts secure a 4-1 victory in the five-match series, following a 2-0 sweep in the Twenty20 internationals.

West Indies 241 for 9 (Russell 59*, Bravo 53, Mills 3-40, Southee 3-37) beat New Zealand 221 (Williamson 69, Narine 5-27) by 20 runs