Bangladesh won the toss and decided to bat first in the first Test of the two-match series at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chattogram on Wednesday.
However, the start was not good as the Tigers lost opener Tamim Iqbal at 23. He scored nine runs before Kemar Roach removed him.
Bangladesh: Tamim Iqbal, Shadman Islam, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Mominul Haque (capt), Mushfiqur Rahim, Shakib Al Hasan, Liton Das (wk), Mehidy Hasan, Nayeem Hasan, Taijul Islam, Mustafizur Rahman
West Indies: Kraigg Brathwaite (capt), John Campbell, Jermaine Blackwood, Shayne Moseley, Nkrumah Bonner, Joshua Da Silva (wk), Kyle Mayers, Rahkeem Cornwall, Jomel Warrican, Kemar Roach, Shannon Gabriel
Three players -- Bonner, Mayers and Moseley -– made their Test debut for West Indies.
The second Test will be played at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Dhaka from February 11.
Earlier, Bangladesh whitewashed the visitors in the three-match ODI series.