The first ODI between India and West Indies is being played in Port of Spain.
India increased their trouble by setting a target of 309 runs in front of the West Indies.
Electing to bat after losing the toss, the Indian team scored 308 runs for the loss of 7 wickets in 50 overs.
Openers Shikhar Dhawan and Shubman Gill together scored 119 runs.
The partnership of both was broken when Gill was run out in the 18th over.
he scored 64 runs in 53 balls with the help of 6 fours and 2 sixes.
The Indian team recently won the ODI series in England and under the captaincy of Shikhar Dhawan, they want to continue their winning streak.
On the other hand, West Indies, led by captain Nicholas Pooran, suffered a humiliating defeat in the ODI series at the hands of Bangladesh.
In the last four years, 15 ODIs have been played between the two teams, out of which India won 11 matches while West Indies could win only two matches.