West Indies beat England by 27 runs
West Indies cricketer Marlon Samuels plays a shot during the first T20 match between England and West Indies at the Kensington Oval in Bridgetown on March 9, 2014 - by Jewel Samad
West Indies totalled 170 for three batting first with Marlon Samuels top-scoring with an undefeated 69.
England were restricted to 143-9 off their 20 overs with Tim Bresnan making 47.
The second and third matches take place at the same venue on Tuesday and Thursday.