Australia 252/9 (49 ov)
West Indies 123/10 (26.2 ov)
Australia won by 133 runs (D/L method)
Player of the match: Mitchell Starc
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Alex Carey, The Australian skipper: Yes, it was unique. Not only for myself but also for the three other debutants. Obviously, the two quicks up front were also exceptional. I wouldn't say I made the pitch look simple; perhaps Ashton did (on how he made batting look easy on this surface). We won the toss and batted first, and I believed the wicket would play differently than it did. We were able to adjust and put a competitive score on the board, and then the way the powerplay went for us was amazing. Ashton was vital for today's success. That's probably the first time I  have seen a powerplay like that. We know how dangerous they(Starc and Hazlewood) are when they do it properly. It was really wonderful for them to teach Wes Agar how it's done on his debut tonight.
Kieron Pollard, The West Indies skipper: I believe we did a good job with the ball. The par score here is 260-270, so keeping them under 250 was a tremendous effort. It is what it is (how does he rate his batting performance?) The most important thing to me is that the boys fight. We've put in enough time and effort. The fact that we didn't fight was the most frustrating aspect. We were well aware that Australians are quite dangerous with the new ball. They're looking to pounce there. We can handle the remainder of the onslaught if we battle through that. It's just a question of continuing to put in the effort, learning my game, and recognising my abilities. It's only a matter of attempting to take pleasure in it.
Mitchell Starc | Player of the Match: We had three debutants, so it was a great day. To get to 252, I think we did a wonderful job. The group put in a terrific overall performance today. We believed there was some varied bounce, but a little swing earlier in the game helped us out. Throughout the white-ball format, my function is the same. It was wonderful to earn a win on his leadership debut for Alex Carey, he was very calm and collected.
What a win, what a win for Australia! After a humbling in the t20 series, they have bounced back strongly in the ODIs. All smiles in the Australian dressing room as this victory was much-longed for. In the absence of star batsmen Steve Smith, David Warner and Glenn Maxwell along with a sidelined Aaron Finch, they have done a terrific job to win this tie by 133 runs. Dream captaincy debut for Alex Carey!

Australia were on top from the very first ball with Starc dismissing Evin Lewis for a golden duck. Starc and Hazlewood went all guns blazing from there, making a mockery of the West Indies batting order. The pitch offered a bit of swing and extra bounce which helped the monstrous duo to bamboozle the West Indies. The duo picked three wickets each in the PowerPlay and killed the game there itself. The entire top order failed as the scoreboard was filled with ducks and single-digit scores.

Pollard fought a lost cause from there. The skipper scored almost a run a ball 56 to save his side from further embarrassment. He formed a 68 run partnership with Alzarri Joseph who was later dismissed by Mitch Marsh for 17. Starc was brought back into the attack and he got rid of Pollard and Hosein instantly.

Hayden Walsh played a cameo in the dying stages of the game. He took on Mitch Starc and scored 20 odd runs before Zampa managed to get rid of him hand over a crushing defeat to the Windies.
26.2 Adam Zampa to Hayden Walsh, CAUGHT! AND THAT WILL BE A VICTORY FOR AUSTRALIA! Pushed in full and outside the off stump from Adam Zampa, Walsh gets a thick inside edge on that occasion and the captain, Alex Carey pouches it safely to complete a comprehensive performance from his side. Australia win the match by 133 runs and take a 1-0 lead in the 3 match ODI series
26.1 Adam Zampa to Sheldon Cottrell, length delivery on the line of the off stump, Cottrell gets on his backfoot and taps that one away on the legside for a single
Adam Zampa is back into the attack.
Hayden Walsh Jr is putting on a show here! He might be fighting a lost cause but he won't give away the final nail to the Aussies easily. 
122 /9 score
cricket bat icon Hayden Walsh *
20 (25)
cricket bat icon Sheldon Cottrell
3 (5)
cricket ball icon Mitchell Starc
5 /48
25.6 Mitchell Starc to Hayden Walsh, FOUR! 3RD IN THE OVER FOR HAYDEN WALSH! Full-length delivery, missed an inch perfect yorker by quite some mark on that occasion. Walsh smashes that one down the ground and the ball goes over the infield to the ropes for a boundary to end the over. The players will now take a drinks break
25.5 Mitchell Starc to Hayden Walsh, another bumper dug into the pitch from Starc on that occasion, Walsh ducks under that one and lets that one go through to the keeper, no run
25.4 Mitchell Starc to Hayden Walsh, FOUR MORE! Length delivery going down the legside, Walsh gets a think inside edge and the ball runs down past the keeper to fine leg for a boundary 
25.3 Mitchell Starc to Hayden Walsh, short of a length delivery going down the legside, Walsh is followed by the ball and he ducks under it to leave it alone, no run
25.2 Mitchell Starc to Hayden Walsh, FOUR! Full-length delivery on the line of the off stump, Walsh flashes and flashes hard at that one and the ball goes through the extra cover region in a flash for a boundary
25.1 Mitchell Starc to Sheldon Cottrell, low full toss on the line of the stumps, Cottrell safely manages to tap that one away to the covers and the pair run across for a single 
End of the 6th consecutive over for Wes Agar. He has conceded only 15 runs in his spell. No wickets for him but this performance will boost his confidence for the future!  
109 /9 score
cricket bat icon Hayden Walsh *
8 (20)
cricket bat icon Sheldon Cottrell
2 (4)
cricket ball icon Wes Agar
0 /15
24.6 Wes Agar to Hayden Walsh, full length delivery on the line of the off stump, Hayden Walsh defends that one carefully and taps it away to the cover-point region for a dot ball to end the over
24.5 Wes Agar to Hayden Walsh, another short of a length delivery outside off, Walsh leaves that one alone and lets it go to the keeper
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