Herschelle Gibbs in as Mumai Indians opt to bat against Kolkata Kinght Riders in IPL 2012 tie

Harbhajan Singh-led Mumbai Indians are yet to find consistency and have been slightly lucky with seven wins out of 12 AFP

By CricketCountry Staff

Kolkata: May 12, 2012

Mumbai Indians skipper Harbhajan Singh won the toss and chose to bat against Kolkata Knight Riders in their IPL 2012 clash at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata.

Herschelle Gibbs is set to play his first match this season for Mumbai, while Munaf Patel comes in for RP Singh.

Kolkata included Shakib Al Hasan for Pradeep Sangwan and Manvinder Bisla comes in for Brendon McCullum, who has picked up a finger injury.

Teams:

KKR Gautam Gambhir(c), Manvinder Bisla(wk), Jacques Kallis, Manoj Tiwary, Shakib Al Hasan, Yusuf Pathan, Debabrata Das, Laxmi Shukla, Rajat Bhatia, Brett Lee, Sunil Narine

MI Sachin Tendulkar, Herschelle Gibbs, Rohit Sharma, Dinesh Karthik(wk), Ambati Rayudu, Dwayne Smith, Kieron Pollard, Harbhajan Singh(c), Lasith Malinga, Pragyan Ojha, Munaf Patel

Catch live score and ball-by-ball commentary of the KKR-MI IPL 2012 match at Kolkata, here