Cricket

West Indies 204-9 off 42 overs in shortened 1st ODI

MANCHESTER, England (AP) Chris Gayle's return to one-day international cricket was predictably entertaining, but cut short, as England restricted West Indies to 204-9 off 42 overs in the shortened first ODI on Tuesday.

Gayle was dropped by Joe Root on 0, and then hit three sixes and two fours for 37 from 27 balls in his first one-day game since the 2015 World Cup.

He fell to Chris Woakes as he was getting going, though, and England fought back in the middle overs to keep the West Indians in check.

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