The perishable batting of Pakistan surrendered against the quality bowling of West Indies as the latter won an absorbing low scoring game easily in the end.
Shakhar Dhawan blasted his maiden ODI ton and Rohit Sharma assisted him well while opening the innings as India went on to win the opener against South Africa.
The Carribeans proved their worth in the limited overs cricket by displaying an all round performance vs. the Lankan Lions who lost the game by a close margin.
A destructive sixth wicket partnership between Dinesh Karthik and MS Dhoni followed by a lethal bowling spell by Umesh Yadav crushed the Australians at Cardiff.
Pakistan displayed a balanced performance in all departments of the game and clinched the encounter vs. South Africa in the ICC Champions Trophy Warm-up match.
The explosive opener of Australia, Shane Watson, exposed the bowling of West Indies by plundering a magnificent ton as the Kangaroos clinched the game easily.
India took off excellently for the 2013 ICC Champions Trophy as Virat Kohli and Dinesh Karthik plundered tons vs. Sri Lanka and triumphed in the warm-up match.