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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Windies Seize the Day

NOTTINGHAM, England () -- Brian Lara gave England a taste of what may be in store for them this season with a stroked-filled 70 as West Indies won the first one-day international by five wickets Thursday.


Lara and opener Sherwin Campbell, who batted impressively for 80, shared a second wicket partnership of 113 to ensure the touring team of a comfortable victory after rain had curtailed play Wednesday.


West Indies, who resumed on 76 for one from 19.5 overs in pursuit of England's 199 for nine, completed their task at 201 for five with 14 balls left in their 55 over