2nd Test: India thrash WI by 257 runs, win series 2-0

India swept West Indies under the carpet over two Tests and won the second rubber by 257 runs to complete a 2-0 whitewash with astounding ease on Day 4 at the Sabina Park here on Monday.

In-form India batsmen Ajinkya Rahane (64*) and Hanuma Vihari (53*) struck unbeaten half-centuries to set an improbable 468-run target for the hosts and in the second innings Ravindra Jadeja (3/58) and Mohammed Shami 3/65) took three wickets each to bowl them out for 210 in 59.5 overs.

In the first innings, India had put up 416 riding Hanuma Vihari”s maiden hundred (111) and skipper Virat Kohli”s 76. Pacer Ishant Sharma (57) had also scored his first fifty.

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