Prithvi Shaw became the youngest Indian to score a hundred on Test debut as West Indies toiled on day one in Rajkot.
England were too good for India, concedes Ajinkya Rahane, as they wrapped up the Test series with a game to spare.
Moeen Ali claimed nine wickets in the match as England defeated India at the Rose Bowl to take an unassailable 3-1 lead in the series.
Ben Stokes took a key catch against India upon his return to England's Test team, earning him the admiration of colleague Chris Woakes.
After being put into bat by England, India marginally had the better of day one of the third Test at Trent Bridge, reaching stumps at 307-6.
Ajinkya Rahane has called on India to believe they can salvage something from the second Test with England despite their collapse on Friday.
Outside of captain Virat Kohli, India's top order struggled to make runs in their first-Test loss to England at Edgbaston.
For the second day running, neither India and Australia were able to secure a significant advantage as a thrilling Test ebbed and flowed.
Virat Kohli may be forced out of the fourth Test between India and Australia, whose captain Steve Smith expects Ajinkya Rahane to deputise.
India's selectors have kept their options open for the Test against Bangladesh, with a host of players available again following injuries.