India tour of West Indies : First ODI match abandoned due to rain

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India vs West Indies Match abandoned after rain hits

First ODI match between India and West Indies has been called off due to rain at Queen’s Park Oval in Port of Spain, Trinidad on Friday.

Earlier, Windies skipper Jason Holder won the toss and opted to ball first. Indian openers Shikhar Dhawan and Ajinkya Rahane gave the team a great start. Both the Indian openers scored their half centuries with Dhawan scoring 87 off 92 balls and Rahane 62 off 78 deliveries.

India were 199 for 3 in the 39th over when rain disrupted the play and game was officially called off. Indian captain Virat Kohli and wicketkeeper MS Dhoni were at the crease.

The five-match series is level 0-0 and the second ODI match is scheduled on Sunday will be played at the same venue.

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