Andre Russell unbeaten 35 to help West Indies beat Bangladesh by seven wickets in the rain-affected first T20 International of a three-match series at Warner Park in St Kitts on Tuesday.
Windies draw first blood!
Bangladesh go down in first T20I after an excellent bowling performance led by Kesrick Williams and blitzes from Andre Russell and Marlon Samuels.#WIvBAN REPORT 👇https://t.co/Jy84hpyvEg pic.twitter.com/mlvq3bt94u
— ICC (@ICC) August 1, 2018
Windies – 93/3 – 9.1/11 ov
Bangladesh – 143/9 – 20/20 ov
Player of the Match: Andre Russell
Teams: West Indies – Carlos Brathwaite (captain), Evin Lewis, Andre Fletcher, Marlon Samuels, Denesh Ramdin (wicketkeeper), Andre Russell, Rovman Powell, Keemo Paul, Ashley Nurse, Samuel Badree, Kesrick Williams.
Bangladesh – Shakib al Hasan (captain), Tamim Iqbal, Liton Das, Soumya Sarkar, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah, Ariful Haque, Mehidy Hasan, Mustafizur Rahman, Nazmul Islam, Rubel Hossain.
Toss: West Indies , elected to field first
Series result: West Indies led the 3-match series 1-0
Umpires: Joel Wilson (TRI), Gregory Brathwaite (BAR)
Match Referee: Chris Broad (ENG)