Pakistan play their first ODI against West Indies at Providence on July 14, 2013. The match starts at 09:00 local, 13:00 GMT, 6:00 p.m. Pakistan time.
West Indies players had good practice at the Tri-nation series which India won fresh after but the last time West Indies won a home ODI series against Pakistan was in 1988, when Viv Richards was captain. So they have to work hard to overcome this series win.
West Indies captain is Dwayne Bravo is back after his suspension and will probably take the place of Devon Smith. See Pak vs WI live scorecard here.
Pakistan are famous for their speed bowling and even in this series they are going to unleash there three tier pace battery against the hosts.
Pakistan will play five ODI’s in this series, the 2nd ODI will be played on July 16, 2013. Shahid Afridi returns to the Pakistan side yet again.
Ten Sports will be live telecasting this series live in India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. The live streaming of the match can be watched at Ten Cricket website.
The probable players are as below:
Pakistan: 1 Nasir Jamshed, 2 Ahmed Shehzad, 3 Mohammad Hafeez, 4 Misbah-ul-Haq, 5 Umar Amin, 6 Umar Akmal, 7 Shahid Afridi, 8 Wahab Riaz, 9 Junaid Khan, 10 Saeed Ajmal, 11 Mohammad Irfan.
West Indies: 1 Chris Gayle, 2 Johnson Charles, 3 Darren Bravo, 4 Lendl Simmons, 5 Marlon Samuels, 6 Dwayne Bravo, 7 Kieron Pollard, 8 Darren Sammy, 9 Kemar Roach, 10 Sunil Narine, 11 Tino Best.
Watch the highlights of Shahid Afridi’s heroics.
Shahid Afridi bowling:
Shahid Afridi batting: