West Indies vs Pakistan, 1st Test: Live scores and updates

Catch all the live scores and updates of the first Test between West Indies and Pakistan in Jamaica. This is the 50th Test between the two nations and also the 50th Test match to be played at Sabina Park in Kingston.

FP Sports April 21, 2017 22:15:31 IST
West Indies vs Pakistan, 1st Test: Live scores and updates

Toggle tabs for full scorecard and commentary

Kingston: Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq won the toss and put the West Indies into bat on the opening day of the first Test of the three-match series at Sabina Park in Jamaica on Friday.

West Indies are giving Test debuts to a pair of Guyanese batsmen, Shimron Hetmyer and Vishaul Singh, with middle-order batsman Jermaine Blackwood and medium-pacer Miguel Cummins omitted from the final XI.

West Indies vs Pakistan 1st Test Live scores and updates

Pakistan's Misbah-ul-Haq shakes hands with West Indies captain Jason Holder. AFP

Pakistan have resisted the temptation of including the uncapped Shadab Khan in their team as a second spinner in support of Yasir Shah, choosing instead to introduce Mohammad Abbas for his debut Test as a third pacer alongside Wahab Riaz and Mohammad Aamir.

This is the 50th Test between the two nations and also the 50th Test match to be played at Sabina Park in Kingston.

Teams: West Indies – Jason Holder (captain), Kraigg Brathwaite, Kieran Powell, Shimron Hetmyer, Shai Hope, Vishaul Singh, Shane Dowrich (wicket-keeper), Roston Chase, Devendra Bishoo, Alzarri Joseph, Shannon Gabriel.

Pakistan – Misbah-ul-Haq (captain), Azhar Ali, Ahmed Shehzad, Babar Azam, Younis Khan, Asad Shafiq, Sarfraz Ahmed (wicketkeeper), Mohammad Aamir, Wahab Riaz, Yasir Shah, Mohammad Abbas.

Umpires: Richard Illingworth (ENG), Richard Kettleborough (ENG)

Match Referee: Chris Broad (ENG)

With inputs from AFP

Updated Date:

also read

West Indies vs Australia: Alex Carey to captain Aussies in first ODI after Aaron Finch ruled out due to injury
First Cricket News

West Indies vs Australia: Alex Carey to captain Aussies in first ODI after Aaron Finch ruled out due to injury

Finch re-aggravated a right knee injury during last week's fifth Twenty20 against the West Indies and Cricket Australia said his availability for the second and third ODIs will be assessed on a daily basis.

West Indies vs Pakistan: Visitors maintain 1-0 series lead after torrential rain results in 3rd T20I getting washed out
First Cricket News

West Indies vs Pakistan: Visitors maintain 1-0 series lead after torrential rain results in 3rd T20I getting washed out

Just eight balls were bowled at the start of the match with the home side reaching 15 without loss off eight deliveries before showers drove the players off the field and intensified to such an extent that it left the ground waterlogged in a matter of minutes.

West Indies vs Pakistan: Visitors defy rampant Nicholas Pooran to edge hosts by seven runs in second T20I
First Cricket News

West Indies vs Pakistan: Visitors defy rampant Nicholas Pooran to edge hosts by seven runs in second T20I

Pakistan's versatile bowling attack did just enough to restrain a rampant Nicholas Pooran and come away with a seven-run victory over the West Indies in the second T20I.