Australia won the toss and elected to bat in the first match of their one-day series against the West Indies at Arnos Vale on Friday.
West Indies haven't beaten Australia in a one-day international for six years while the Aussies have won 13 of the 14 matches played since 2006 with one clash a no-result.
But they are without injured captain Michael Clarke while veteran wicket-keeper Brad Haddin, who has been battling to save his international career, flew home on Thursday for unspecified "personal reasons".
Shane Watson takes over the captaincy.
TV umpire: Shavir Tarapore (IND)
Match referee: Andy Pycroft (ZIM)
Reserve umpire: Gregory Brathwaite (WIS)
Source: AFP Global Edition