Transient scores: West Indies 109/eight (Fabian Allen 27, Keemo Paul 15*; Kuldeep Yadav three/13, Krunal Pandya 1/15) misplaced to India 110/5 (Dinesh Karthik 31*, Krunal Pandya 21*; Carlos Brathwaite 2/11, Oshane Thomas 2/21) by 5 wickets
1st T20, statistical highlights
- India recorded their third win in 9 T20Is in opposition to the West Indies, thumping them by wickets.
- Khaleel Ahmed and Krunal Pandya turned India’s 77th and 78th T20I caps for India, having been handed their debuts within the first Twenty20 Worldwide. For the West Indies, Fabian Allen, Khary Pierre and Oshane Thomas turned the 75th, 76th and 77th T20I caps respectively.
- Captaining India for the 10th time in T20Is, Rohit Sharma recorded his ninth win.