India Women will kick start their tour of the West Indies in Antigua on Friday. Both the sides are raring to go, but have notable absentees for the 1st ODI.
India’s star opener, Smriti Mandhana continues her recovery from a foot injury. Mandhana had fractured her big toe on the right leg during SA series in October.
Windies all-rounder Hayley Mathews will miss the first two ODIs, continuing to serve her eight-match ban for disciplinary reasons.
India ODI squad: Mithali Raj (c), Harmanpreet Kaur (vc), Smriti Mandhana, Jemimah Rodrigues, Deepti Sharma, Punam Raut, D Hemalatha, Jhulan Goswami, Shikha Pandey, Mansi Joshi, Poonam Yadav, Ekta Bisht, Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Taniya Bhatia (wk), Priya Punia, Sushma Verma
West Indies ODI squad: Stafanie Taylor (capt.), Anisa Mohammed, Aaliyah Alleyne, Afy Fletcher, Britney Cooper, Chedean Nation, Chinelle Henry, Stacy-Ann King, Kyshona Knight, Natasha McLean, Shabika Gajnabi, Shawnisha Hector, Shemaine Campbelle, Sheneta Grimmond