West Indies opt to bat against Pakistan in 1st T20

The West Indies will aim to bounce back after the loss in the ODI series © AFP

Kingstown: Jul 27, 2013

West Indies captain Darren Sammy won the toss and elected to bat against Pakistan in the first Twenty20 International at the Arnos Vale Ground, Kingstown, St Vincent in Kingstown on Saturday.

Pakistan will aim to keep their domination over the home side, having won the five-match ODI series 3-1.


West Indies: Chris Gayle, Johnson Charles (wk), Marlon Samuels, Lendl Simmons, Kieron Pollard, Dwayne Bravo, Darren Sammy (c), Sunil Narine, Samuel Badree, Tino Best, Shannon Gabriel.

Pakistan: Nasir Jamshed, Ahmed Shehzad, Mohammad Hafeez (c), Umar Amin, Umar Akmal (wk), Shahid Afridi, Hammad Azam, Zulfiqar Babar, Saeed Ajmal, Junaid Khan, Mohammad Irfan.

Catch the live scorecard and ball-by-ball commentary of the 1st T20 match between West Indies and Pakistan here