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Winnig toss, India opt to bowl first against South Africa

11 June 2017, 4:28:00

India chose to bowl first after winning the toss in their make or break match against South Africa in Champions Trophy clash at The Oval cricket ground in England on Sunday.


Both the teams have two points from their two Group B matches and the winner at The Oval will advance to the semi-finals while the losers will be removed.


For South Africa, all-rounder Andile Phehlukwayo came in for Wayne Parnell.


Holders India went for a spin option as Ravichandran Ashwin made his first appearance in the tournament, coming in for Umesh Yadav.


India: Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli (capt), Yuvraj Singh, MS Dhoni (wkt), Hardik Pandya, Kedhar Jadhav, RA Jadeja, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Ravichandran Ashwin, Jaspreet Bumrah


South Africa: Quinton de Kock (wkt), Hashim Amla, Faf du Plessis, AB de Villiers (capt), David Miller, JP Duminy, Chris Morris, Kagiso Rabada, Andile Phehlukwayo, Morne Morkel, Imran Tahir

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