By CricketCountry Staff
Pune: May 11, 2012
Rain delayed the start of the IPL 2012 clash between Pune Warriors India (PWI) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB)at Pune.
After their crushing nine-wicket win over Mumbai Indians, Bangalore are placed fourth in the table while Pune are languishing at number eight.
Earlier, Steven Smith, who replaced Sourav Ganguly as the skipper of PWI, won the toss and chose to field.
Pune included Alfonso Thomas, Rahul Sharma and Mohnish Mishra, while KP Appanna comes in for Syed Mohammad in the RCB squad.