India to bat first against England

Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni won the toss and chose to bat first against England in their World Cup Group B match at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium here on Sunday.

By CricketCountry Staff

 

Bangalore: Feb 27, 2011

 

Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni won the toss and chose to bat first against England in their World Cup Group B match at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium here on Sunday.

 

India started their World Cup campaign with a 87-run win over Bangladesh in the first match, while England struggled to register a six wicket win over Netherlands in their World Cup opening match on Feb 22. 

 

Teams

 

India: Virender Sehwag, Sachin Tendulkar, Gautam Gambhir, Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh, MS Dhoni (c and wk), Yusuf Pathan, Harbhajan Singh, Piyush Chawla, Zaheer Khan, Munaf Patel. 

 

England: Andrew Strauss (c), Kevin Pietersen, Jonathan Trott, Ian Bell, Paul Collingwood, Matt Prior (wk), Michael Yardy, Tim Bresnan, Ahmed Shahzad, Graeme Swann, James Anderson.

 

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