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Twitter comments: Kemar Roach and Jayden Seales lead West Indies to an exciting one-wicket victory over Pakistan

West Indies started their ICC World Test Championship in style and scored an exciting one-wicket victory Pakistan Sunday in Jamaica.

Charid Roach (unbeaten 30) and Jayden Seales (2 not out) added 17 runs for the final wicket as West Indies reached the set goal of 168 for the loss of nine wickets after bundling Pakistan for 203 in their second innings, while Seales took his first wicket of five wickets (5/55).

Seales also became the youngest West Indies player to take a fifteen in Test cricket and the record of a 20-year-old Alf Valentine in 1950. Seales is currently 19 years and 340 days old.

Short counts: Pakistan 217 (Fawad Alam 56; Jason Holder 3/26) & 203 (Babar Azam 55; Jayden Seales 5/55) lost to West Indies 253 (Kraigg Brathwaite 97; Shaheen Afridi 4/59) & 168-9 (Jermaine Blackwood 55; Afridi 4/50) by one wicket.

Both sides meet on Friday in the second and final Test of the series.

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