Brendon McCullum

Brendon McCullum will hope to secure a victory at Southampton and complete a series win in the three-match ODI affair © Getty Images

Southampton: Jun 2, 2013

Visiting skipper Brendon McCullum won the toss and did not hesitate in opting to bat against England in the second One-Day International (ODI) at the Rose Bowl in Southampton.

The Kiwis will be looking at a surprise series victory over the home side after beating them in the first ODI by five wickets at Lord’s.

England field an unchanged side while New Zealand have brought in Doug Bracewell for Tim Southee.


England: Alastair Cook (c), Ian Bell, Jonathan Trott, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan, Jos Buttler (wk), Chris Woakes, Tim Bresnan, Graeme Swann, Jade Dernbach, James Anderson

New Zealand: Luke Ronchi (wk), Martin Guptill, Kane Williamson, Ross Taylor, Grant Elliott, Brendon McCullum (c), James Franklin, Nathan McCullum, Doug Bracewell, Kyle Mills, Mitchell McClenaghan

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