Former fast bowler Michael Holding was scathing in his criticism of West Indies, calling the team's batting against India "reckless and irresponsible"
Everything came together for India's fast bowlers against West Indies - length, line, pace. More importantly, by choosing discipline over variety, Mohammed Shami and Umesh Yadav ensured the pressure did not evaporate
West Indies' batting began with Jason Holder and, until the last few overs, his efforts in the field help make a match out of a mismatch
Stats highlights from the Group B match between India and West Indies in Perth
Number of times in the last five ODI innings that Suresh Raina has been dismissed for less than 25, including 3 single-digit scores.
Years since India have bowled out their opposition in four consecutive ODIs. Prior this World Cup, last happened in 2006.
Runs scored by India in the first 5 overs, their second-lowest against West Indies (since 2001) and lowest when chasing.
Number of times that West Indies have been bowled out in a World Cup match against India, the most against any team.
Instances of WI losing 4 wickets for 50 runs or less against India. This has only happened more often against Australia (14)
Runs scored by WI in the first 5 overs. Their lowest 5-over score against India (since 2001) is 6/2 at Bulawayo in 2001.
Number of hundreds for Chris Gayle against India in the last 20 ODIs, since 2006