India, after drawing the second and losing the third ODI, bounced back to winning ways with two straight victories against Jason Holder's men. However, even a draw in the series for West Indies would a great achievement, considering India's dominance in the 50-over format at home.
India dished out a splendid performance in the fifth and final One-Day International at the Greenfield International Stadium in Thiruvananthapuram.
One of the Key bowler and game Changer for West Indies have been ruled out of the Match and the upcoming T20 Series.
Bravo is set to play for West Indies for the first time in two years while all-rounder Pollard will don the national jersey for the first time in a year.
In reply, India lost Shikhar Dhawan cheaply as the southpaw departed after scoring only 6.
The prolific right-hander became the quickest to 10,000 ODI runs in his 205th innings in Visakhapatnam ODI that ended in a tie last week. "It won't happen all the time, but when I'm going, I want to keep going longer", said Kohli. The hosts defeated Windies by nine wickets to clinch the series 3-1.
Thomas was unlucky not to have dismissed Kohli when he was just eight, as captain Jason Holder put down a regulation catch at first slip.
It was the visitor's lowest ever ODI score against India.
The first of the three T20Is will be played at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Sunday.
Left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja took four wickets to help India bundle out the tourists for 104 in just 31.5 overs.
Indian cricket team celebrated the win with a cake cutting ceremony. West Indies batsman Shimron Hetmyer was batting at the strikers end during the 16th over and fell prey to Jadeja's ball while trying to tickle the delivery towards the on the side.
FOURTH MATCH: Mumbai, India won by 224 runs.