India Red win toss, elect to field in the Challenger trophy match

India Red had won their first match against India Blue on Monday by five wickets AFP

By CricketCountry Staff

Nagpur: Oct 11, 2011

India Red captain Gautam Gambhir has won the toss and elected to field first against India Green in the second amtch of the NKP Salve Challenger trophy at Nagpur.

India Red had won their first match against India Blue on Monday by five wickets.

Abhinav Mukund smashed a sparkling century as India Red recorded a comprehensive five-wicket victory over India Blue in the opening match of the NKP Salve Challenger Series.

Mukund (127) held one end together for most part of the India Red’s chase of 275-run target after his side were reduced to 15 for two in the second over as openers Shikhar Dhawan and Gautam Gambhir departed early.

Teams:

India Red: G Gambhir (c), Piyush Chawla, Ashok Menaria, Pankaj Singh, Ambati Rayudu, Jalaj S Saxena, TP Sudhindra, Bhargav Bhatt, Shikhar Dhawan, Abhinav Mukund, Yusuf Pathan, Wriddhiman Saha (wk), RP Singh, Jaydev Unadkat.

India Green: Harbhajan Singh (c), Srikkanth Anirudha, Samad Fallah, Iqbal Abdulla, Mohammad Kaif, Abhimanya Mithun, TL Suman, Sarabjit Ladda, Muralidharen Gautam (wk), Ishank Jaggi, Mohnish Mishra, Sumit Narwal, Robin Uthappa.

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h Chawla, Ashok Menaria, Pankaj Singh, Ambati Rayudu, Jalaj S Saxena, TP Sudhindra, Bhargav Bhatt, Shikhar Dhawan, Abhinav Mukund, Yusuf Pathan, Wriddhiman Saha (wk), RP Singh, Jaydev Unadkat