It's a must-win scenario for the Windies as they aim for direct qualification into the 2019 World Cup.
Here we look at key numbers and stats ahead of the series.
India will lock horns with Australia in the first ODI of the five-match series in Chennai.
West Indies start favorites in this game against the hosts England.
World XI winning the second game poises the series in a beautiful way and all we can expect on Friday is some dramatic, action packed sequence of events.
Pakistan leads the 3-match series 1-0 and World XI has to win to keep it alive.
The Caribbean men will definitely prove to be a tough nut to crack, but it'd be foolish to take their opponents for granted.
Here we look at all the key stats and numbers ahead of the series.
Faf du Plessis will take charge of the World XI as they meet Pakistan in the 1st T20I in Lahore.
Dinesh Karthik's India Red will face Parthiv Patel's India Green in the opening encounter.