Concussion substitute Labuschagne stars as Australia draw second Ashes Test.
New Zealand took four wickets but Karunaratne and Thirimanne made vital contributions to pilot the hosts to a six-wicket win.
He beat Mike Hesson and Tom Moody to the appointment, and will stay in charge until the T20 World Cup in 2021.
India finished first day on 297 for 5 after Windies dent early blow.
Virat Kohli scores 43rd ODI century helps India clinch 2-0 series win against Windies.
Quinton de Kock will captain Proteas T20 side while Dale Steyn and Faf du Plessis was not included in shorted format against India.
Lewis, Pooran flickered briefly for West Indies, but a flurry of wickets in the middle overs derailed the hosts.
Off-spinner Rahkeem Cornwall could make his long-awaited Test debut, starting with the opening match August 22-26 in Antigua.
The first contest of the three-match rubber between India and West Indies has been called off due to continuous rains on Thursday.
Legendary Hashim Amla on Thursday announced his retirement from all forms of international cricket.
Deepak Chahar, Rishabh Pant and Virat KOhli shine as India complete Windies whitewash.
The legendary South African fast bowler ends his Test career with 439 wickets.
Former New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum has announced his retirement from cricket at the age of 37.
England slumped to a crushing 251-run defeat in the first Ashes Test as a Nathan Lyon-inspired Australia went 1-0 up at Edgbaston.
India beat West Indies by 22 runs (D/L method) in the second T20I in Lauderhill, Florida on Sunday.
England reach 13-0 in pursuit of an improbable 398 to win the first Ashes Test against Australia at Edgbaston.
India beat West Indies by 4 wickets in the first T20I in Lauderhill on Saturday, lead 1-0.
Australia lead England by 34 in first Test on third day with seven wickets in hand.
England were 267 for 4 consolidate their position on day 2 in the first Ashes Test at Birmingham on Friday.
Steven Smith played a knock of 144 runs to steer Australia from 122/8 to 284 runs on Day 1 of the first Ashes Test match on Thursday.
The pair first powered Sri Lanka to an imposing total before Shanaka picked up 3 for 27 derailed Bangladesh chase.
New Zealand have picked William Somerville and Ajaz Patel in their 15-man squad for the upcoming two-match Test series.
The hosts pick up a seven-wicket win to take a 2-0 lead - their first home series win in 44 months.
Australia hold the Ashes but England have not lost a Test series at home to their arch-rivals since 2001.