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New Zealand coach Andy Moles said yesterday no consideration was given to leaving Jesse Ryder out of tomorrow's fifth and deciding ODI against the West Indies in Napier.

And Ryder is straight back in at the top of the batting order after his one-match axing and fine after his late night out in Wellington following last week's seven-wicket win over the West Indies.

That seems fine with Martin Guptill, who made a stellar start to his international career by thumping an unbeaten 122 opening at Eden Park on Saturday but drops to No 3 for Napier.

Guptill is relaxed about where he bats. That's just as well, as ordinarily moving a century-maker away from the role in which he made those runs might raise more than a few eyebrows.

Of Ryder's excessive drinking while on national team duty, Moles said the batsman "assures us it's [a] thing of [the] past and we've got to move on with that in mind".

"We've plans in place to help Jesse with the problem he's got," he said.
 
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