India vs West Indies 1st ODI Highlights: Well, this ended earlier than expected. An absolutely ruthless Rohit Sharma cruise past his 150 runs in 117 balls. Earlier, the skipper, Virat Kohli, smashed the Caribbeans from the first ball he faced, chasing a target of 323 runs. The captain completed his 36th century in just 87 balls. All in all, the two players were flawless in turning the match into a one-sided affair. Caribbeans, who made a mammoth score of 322 runs, must be scratching their heads tonight. Of course, what else you would do when you have the best men of best batting side in the world playing with their finest touch. The West Indies has to re-think their strategy in order to perform better in the series.
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While India would look to extend its winning run, the visitors would hope to put up a better fight in the ODI series. They will also be battling against history, having won an ODI series in India last in 2002. However, with 8 months left for the 50-over World Cup, there couldn’t be a better time to turn things around.
How to watch India vs West Indies live streaming online of 1st ODI?
The first ODI between India and West Indies is being broadcast on Star Sports. It is the official broadcaster for the series. The live streaming of India vs West Indies 1st ODI is available on Hotstar.
Here are the playing XIs for India vs West Indies 1st ODI:
Windies: Kieran Powell, Chandrapaul Hemraj, Shai Hope(w), Shimron Hetmyer, Marlon Samuels, Rovman Powell, Jason Holder(c), Ashley Nurse, Devendra Bishoo, Kemar Roach, Oshane Thomas.
India: Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli(c), Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni(w), Rishabh Pant, Ravindra Jadeja, Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Shami, K Khaleel Ahmed, Yuzvendra Chahal.