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Tony Cozier

West Indies v Pakistan, Group D, Jamaica

Young guns give West Indies hope

Tony Cozier says that West Indies' victory against Pakistan in the World Cup opener was built on the performances of youngsters

Cricinfo staff

Allrounder enjoys Man-of-the-Match display

'I'm always confident in myself' - Smith

Dwayne Smith has justified his selection for the World Cup with a match-winning performance in the opening game against Pakistan

Bob Woolmer looks at where West Indies took the match away from Pakistan

'Our running leaves a lot to be desired'

West Indies rose to the occasion and played with pride, passion and steel. Pakistan's effort was good for they worked hard all the time but in the end it wasn't enough

Fazeer Mohammed

There was much to appreciate in the World Cup opener

Quality is what matters

Even in this era of wanton extravagance and shameless greed, quality still prevails over quantity when it really matters, writes Fazeer Mohammed

West Indies v Pakistan, Group D, Jamaica

West Indies storm to opening victory

The West Indies shrugged off any early-tournament nerves with a convincing 54-run win over Pakistan in the opening match of the World Cup at Kingston in Jamaica, with a notable allround performance from Dwayne Smith.

Head to head

Battle of the unpredictable

In this clash between the West Indies and Pakistan there are many match-ups that could playa vital role in deciding which way the pendulum of fortune swings