That defeat took some of the gloss off India's dominating performances in the previous matches of the series which they now lead by 2-1.
India vs West Indies 5th ODI, Live Cricket Score: Virat Kohli needs to decide on Yuvraj Singh's fitness and has to take a call on Rishabh Pant. The Team West Indies more played over and Practiced at balling pitch, sounds like crucial match for Team West Indies to Tackle Today against India at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium. Skipper Virat Kohli's captain's knock of 111 runs off 115 and Dinesh Karthik's 50 of 52 helped India take the game home and conquer the series by 3-1.
The hig-hitting left-hander will join the likes fellow T20 superstars Kieron Pollard, Marlon Samuels and Sunil Narine in the squad which will be again led by all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite.
Rahane top-scored with 60, having made 62, 103 and 72 in the previous three matches, and Dhoni made a patient 54 but the tourists slumped from 101 for three to 178 all out to fall to defeat.
Gayle, who is West Indies' most successful batsman in the T20 format with 1519 runs at an average of 35.32, replaced Lendl Simmons, who had struggled for runs in the T20 series against Afghanistan.
As it stands, India lead the five-match series 2-1, with the first match going under the no result column and the final one to be played on Thursday in Jamaica.
The twin blows prompted the hosts to become extra cautious and the run rate crawled along at snail's pace as Shai and Jason Mohammed added just 39 runs between them over the next 14.3 overs. I want her to just turn up in the stands and watch dad play a game of cricket, I'd love her to actually witness it one day.
The other specialist batsmen in the team are opener Evin Lewis and Jason Mohammed with all-rounders Rovman Powell and Holder in the lower middle order.