Rare series win for Windies

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Updated: August 6, 2012

West Indies won the second test on Sunday in Antigua to wrap up a 2-0 series win over New Zealand, beating the Black Caps in Kingston by five wickets.

The hosts reached 206 for five having started the day just 71 runs short of victory, as Shivnarine Chanderpaul hit the winning run to add to last month’s nine-wicket success at North Sound.

West Indies 209 (Samuels 123, Bracewell 3-46) and 206 for 5 (Samuels 52, Chanderpaul 43*) beat New Zealand 260 (Guptill 71, Taylor 60, Roach 4-70) and 154 (Brownlie 35, Deonarine 4-37, Narine 3-19) by five wickets