Windies bat first, Sammy out with illness
Dhaka, Bangladesh – Bangladesh won the toss and decided to bat first against West Indies in the first One-Day International at the Sher-e-Bangla Stadium on Thursday.
The West Indies are being led by wicket-keeper/batsman Denesh Ramdin. Captain Darren Sammy is suffering from upset stomach and is unavailable for selection.
West Indies: Denesh Ramdin (captain), Adrian Barath, Lendl Simmons, Marlon Samuels, Darren Bravo, Danza Hyatt, Kieron Pollard, Andre Russell, Ravi Rampaul, Kemar Roach, Devendra Bishoo; 12th man: Kieran Powell
Bangladesh: Mushfiqur Rahim (captain), Tamim Iqbal, Imrul Kayes, Mohammad Ashraful, Shakib Al Hasan, Alok Kapali, Naeem Islam, Nasir Hossain, Abdur Razzak, Rubel Hossain, Shafiul Islam; 12th man: Shuvagoto Hom.