Netherlands win toss, decide to bat against India

Netherlands captain Peter Borren won the toss and elected to bat against India in their World Cup Group B match at the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium in New Delhi.

By CricketCountry Staff

New Delhi: Mar 9, 2011

Netherlands captain Peter Borren won the toss and elected to bat against India in their World Cup Group B match at the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium in New Delhi.

India have rested seamer Munaf Patel in today’s match, and Ashish Nehra has been called in. Dhoni said that Piyush Chawla needs more bowling practise compared to Ravichandran Ashwin, hence he will be playing.

Teams:

India: Virender Sehwag, Sachin Tendulkar, Gautam Gambhir, Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh, Mahendra Singh Dhoni (c&wk), Yusuf Pathan, Harbhajan Singh, Ashish Nehra, Piyush Chawla, Zaheer Khan.

Netherlands: Eric Szwarczynski, Wesley Baressi (wk), Tom Cooper, Alexei Kervezee, Bas Zuiderent, Tom de Grooth, Ryan ten Doeschate, Peter Borren (c), Mudassar Bukhari, Pieter Seelaar, Bradley Kruger.

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