Zimbabwe elect to bat first against Canada

Zimbabwean captain Elton Chigumbura won the toss and choose to bat first again Canada in their World Cup Group A match at the Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Jamtha, Nagpur on Monday.

By CricketCountry Staff

Nagpur: Feb 28, 2011

Zimbabwean captain Elton Chigumbura won the toss and chose to bat first against Canada in their World Cup Group A match at the Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Jamtha, Nagpur on Monday.

Canada lost their first World Cup match to Sri Lanka at Hambantota by a huge margin of 210 runs on Feb 20, and Zimbabwe lost to Australia by 91 runs on Feb 21 at Ahmedabad.

Teams:

Canada: Nitish Kumar, John Davison, Ruvindu Gunasekera, Ashish Bagai (c and wk), Jimmy Hansra, Zubin Surkari, Tyson Gordon, Rizwan Cheema, Khurram Chohan, HS Baidwan, WD Balaji Rao.

Zimbabwe: Brendan Taylor, Charles Coventry, Tatenda Taibu (wk), Craig Ervine, Elton Chigumbura (c), Sean Williams, Greg Lamb, Prosper Utseya, Graeme Cremer, Ray Price, Chris Mpofu.

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