All-rounder Darren Sammy inspired the West Indies to a superb two-wicket win over India in Sunday's second ODI at the Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium in Visakhapatnam.
India took a one-nil series lead against the West Indies in Kochi on Thursday, winning the opening ODI by six wickets thanks to a century stand between the very in form duo of Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli.
And so the madness of the Sachin Tendulkar farewell tour fades into the background, as the India versus West Indies action moves into one-day territory for a three-match series at smaller venues.
Captains Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Darren Sammy were generous in their appreciation of the retiring Sachin Tendulkar, after India thrashed the West Indies by an innings and 124 runs.
Veteran Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar delivered an emotional farewell speech, after completing a record 200th - and final - Test match on Saturday.