Rain washed out the third Twenty20 international cricket player between New Zealand and the West Indies on Monday and the hosts won 2-0 lead in the three-match series

Only 22 overs were possible before heavy rain forced the players off the field at Bay Oval The rain set in and the umpires broke the match at 9-20pm

The West Indies submitted after losing the litter were 25: 1, Kyle Mayers not 5 and Andre Fletcher 4

Brandon King was eleven years old and was caught by Jimmy Neesham bowling from Lockie Ferguson

The task was a special blow for all-rounder Mitchell Santner, who was appointed captain of New Zealand for the first time and played bowling for the opening

Santner took over Tim Southee, who was released with Ross Taylor and Kyle Jamieson to join the New Zealand test team

The first of two tests between New Zealand and the West Indies begins on Thursday in Hamilton

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