On what is expected to be a much drier surface than the one at Guwahati in the first ODI where over 600 runs were scored in the match, India have rested pacer Khaleel Ahmed drafting in a third spinner in Kuldeep Yadav.
On what is expected to be a much drier surface than the one at Guwahati in the first ODI where over 600 runs were scored in the match, India have rested pacer Khaleel Ahmed drafting in a third spinner in Kuldeep Yadav.

Indian captain Virat Kohli won the toss against West Indies and opted to bat first in the 2nd ODI at the Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Visakhapatnam on Wednesday.

On what is expected to be a much drier surface than the one at Guwahati in the first ODI where over 600 runs were scored in the match, India have rested pacer Khaleel Ahmed drafting in a third spinner in Kuldeep Yadav.

For West Indies, last match s debutant Oshane Thomas misses out after conceding 83 runs in his nine over. In place of the 18-year-old comes another debutant in 21-year old Obed McCoy, who has played one first class and 16 List A matches.

Playing XIs

India: Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli (C), Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni (WK), Rishabh Pant, Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammad Shami, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Umesh Yadav.

West Indies: Keiran Powell, Chandrapaul Hemraj, Shai Hope (WK), Shimron Hetmyer, Marlon Samuels, Rovman Powell, Jason Holder (C), Ashley Nurse, Devendra Bishoo, Kemar Roach, Obed McCoy